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Vancouver Art Gallery Memorandum of Agreement is Ratified

Vancouver Art Gallery Memorandum of Agreement is Ratified

The CUPE Local 15 Bargaining Committee is pleased to announce that the members have voted to ratify the Memorandum of Agreement as recommended. Thank you to all the Vancouver Art Gallery members who came to the information meeting and participated in the...

BC Declaration Act

BC Declaration Act

Dear Friends,As you may know, the BC government launched its Draft Action Plan on the BC Declaration Act recently. The draft plan is in a consultation phase right now, and feedback is specifically being sought from Indigenous community members and organizations in...

Compulsory Trades Certification System in BC

Compulsory Trades Certification System in BC

The BC government is reintroducing a compulsory trades certification system in BC called Skilled Trades Certification.  Announcement details and a technical briefing can be found here. https://news.gov.bc.ca/releases/2021AEST0039-001140. This is a critical...

June – State of BC Health from the BC Health Coalition

June – State of BC Health from the BC Health Coalition

UPDATE The attack on our public health care in the Cambie case In September 2020, the BC Supreme Court dealt a strong blow to the efforts of Dr. Brian Day and others to undermine Canada’s public health care system. Despite our win, we have been dragged back into...

Vancouver Art Gallery Memorandum of Agreement is Ratified

The CUPE Local 15 Bargaining Committee is pleased to announce that the members have voted to ratify the Memorandum of Agreement as recommended. Thank you to all the Vancouver Art Gallery members who came to the information meeting and participated in the...

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BC Declaration Act

Dear Friends,As you may know, the BC government launched its Draft Action Plan on the BC Declaration Act recently. The draft plan is in a consultation phase right now, and feedback is specifically being sought from Indigenous community members and organizations in...

read more

Compulsory Trades Certification System in BC

The BC government is reintroducing a compulsory trades certification system in BC called Skilled Trades Certification.  Announcement details and a technical briefing can be found here. https://news.gov.bc.ca/releases/2021AEST0039-001140. This is a critical...

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June – State of BC Health from the BC Health Coalition

UPDATE The attack on our public health care in the Cambie case In September 2020, the BC Supreme Court dealt a strong blow to the efforts of Dr. Brian Day and others to undermine Canada’s public health care system. Despite our win, we have been dragged back into...

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HSPBA Shift Schedule Letter

Please find attached letter with details about the Employer trialing four (4) day works weeks and nine (9) day fortnight schedules and a reminder about Article 24.07 of the HSPBA Collective Agreement.

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Wrapping Up the School Year K-12 Bulletin

We expect this to be the final bulletin of the school year and would like to wish everyone a safe and enjoyable summer. Jeanne Marr and Chris LositoCUPE K-12 Coordinators – BC Region  -For news and member resources please visit https://bcschools.cupe.ca and follow...

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VSB/CUPE 15 Year End Information Update

WOW, what a way to end an already unforgettable year and a half of school! First let us begin by THANKING each and every one of you for the commitment and dedication that you’ve shown to your students and families these past 15 months, they couldn’t have gotten...

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