Aug 12, 2009 08:51 PM BURNABY—With the B.C. Liberal government announcing its budget on September 1, and cuts to operating grants for B.C.’s public libraries expected to be on the agenda, CUPE is part of a province-wide campaign to fight the cuts.
Aug 11, 2009 04:11 PM CUPE has produced a four minute video on the campaign to keep solid waste and recycling service public in Haida Gwaii in Mar. 2008.
Aug 10, 2009 04:04 PM CAMPBELL RIVER—Striking Ambulance Paramedics of BC, CUPE 873 members, held a 24-hour sit-in this weekend at the landmark 30-foot high big rock outside of Campbell River on Hwy 19A.
Aug 7, 2009 06:50 PM BURNABY—In preparation for bargaining 2010, CUPE has launched a short survey asking members who work in community social services in B.C. about bargaining issues.
Aug 6, 2009 06:58 PM VANCOUVER—Ambulance Paramedics of BC – CUPE 873 report that the number of people logging onto their website has doubled in the past two weeks.
Jul 31, 2009 03:24 PM CLC president Ken Georgetti has told the nurses union federation that its campaign to sign up HEU member LPNs is a raid.
Jul 29, 2009 02:20 PM VANCOUVER—The Supreme Court of BC would not permit the contempt charges the government attempted to bring against the Ambulance Paramedics of BC yesterday due to short notice, requiring the application to follow the rules of the Court. The judge also would not grant the employer’s application for alternative relief during the Celebration of Lights events, ruling that the type of relief the employer sought was under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Labour Relations Board.
Jul 28, 2009 01:08 PM VANCOUVER—Ambulance Paramedics of BC – CUPE 873 are expected to be in the Supreme Court today to answer charges that they are in contempt of the essential services order that they continue to work under.
Jul 27, 2009 07:14 PM VANCOUVER—Respected television and print journalist Harvey Oberfeld has added his voice to those urging government action to bring the BC Ambulance Paramedic’s strike to an end.
Jul 27, 2009 07:12 PM CULTUS LAKE—CUPE 458 members are sending a strong message to the Park Board. The Cultus Lake park workers voted Thursday evening with 100% voting in favour of a strike.Previous 1 ... 72 73 74 75 76 77  79 80 81 82 83 ... 144 Next