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As Zoo Board meets, CUPE 1600 renews call to ‘live up to commitments’ and do ‘what’s best’ for the elephants
Sep 26, 2013 11:49 AM As the Toronto Zoo Board meets in Scarborough for the last time before three African elephants are chained in crates and driven for 80 hours to California, the union representing their keepers and animal professionals renewed their call for politicians and administrators to live up to their commitments and ‘do what’s best’ for Toka, Thika and Iringa.
Provincial underfunding of Children’s Aid Society will hurt at-risk youth – CUPE to launch fightback to stop the closure of Regional Adolescent Centre in Niagara
Sep 25, 2013 11:54 AM Continual provincial cuts and underfunding of Children’s Aid Societies (CASs) across Ontario will further increase the waitlists and reduce available services for at-risk youth in need of residential services and support, warns the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) representing child protection workers at Family and Children’s Services Niagara (FACS). In response to the imminent closure of FACS’ Regional Adolescent Centre (RAC), the workers are rallying the Niagara community and their elected provincial leaders to advocate for increased funding for at-risk youth and stop the closure of the RAC.
After two weeks, CUPE 1393 welcomes University of Windsor’s decision to return to bargaining table tomorrow
Sep 23, 2013 01:29 PM The leadership of Local 1393 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE 1393) are looking forward to returning to the bargaining table with the University of Windsor.
Grey County municipal workers deliver unanimous support for a fair contract faced with concession demands from management
Sep 23, 2013 11:38 AM In a strong show of solidarity, Grey County municipal ‘outside’ workers, represented by the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), voted 100 per cent to support their bargaining representatives to seek a fair contract as management pushes for concessions in current contract talks. Both parties are set to resume bargaining with the help of a provincially appointed conciliator on September 30.
Sep 23, 2013 10:23 AM Groundskeepers, maintenance staff and food service staff at the University of Windsor, members of Local 1001 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees, have today, ratified a three-year collective agreement.
Sep 23, 2013 10:19 AM Negotiators for Local 1001 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE 1001) have reached a tentative agreement with the University of Windsor.
Love libraries? Join the campaign for a revitalized, resourced Toronto Public Library during Word on the Street!
Sep 19, 2013 01:47 PM After four years of cutbacks to Toronto’s world-class library system, members of the Toronto Public Library Workers Union (TPLWU), Local 4948 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) want library lovers from all walks of life to join them in a campaign for a revitalized and resourced Toronto Public Library this week at the annual Word on the Street festival.
Sep 19, 2013 01:42 PM Negotiators for Local 1393 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE 1393) remain on standby and available to bargain at a moment’s notice despite the University of Windsor’s most recent refusal to return to the bargaining table.
Labour and student leaders join striking CUPE 1393 members tomorrow at ‘un-cancelled’ campus community barbecue
Sep 19, 2013 09:58 AM Striking University of Windsor skilled trades and professional staff, members of Local 1393 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE 1393), will be joined tomorrow by labour and student leaders to host an ‘un-cancelled’ campus community barbecue in front of Kerr House.
Sep 19, 2013 09:35 AM The Toronto’s Zoo’s plan to place three aging African elephants chained in crates and ship them by truck to California is neither safe nor humane, the President of Local 1600 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE 1600) said today.Previous 1 2 3 4  6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 ... 132 Next