News

  • Wednesday, August 27, 2014
    This afternoon we received confirmation that there will be no worksite pickets at elementary schools by the Vancouver Elementary School Teachers’ Association (VESTA) on Thursday or Friday this week. The Vancouver Secondary Teachers’ Association (VSTA), however, will continue to picket secondary schools and the VSB offices from 8:00 to 11:30 a.m. “There will be no pickets at elementary school...
  • Monday, August 25, 2014
    Early Friday evening, CUPE 15 and the VSB concluded a discussion regarding the effects of the teachers’ picket lines for this week. The VSB explained that management individually asking each employee to return to work each day is not reasonable. To facilitate this, HR and CUPE have agreed to the following: All employees are welcome to return to work by noon on these days. Employees will be paid...

More news

  • Wednesday, July 16, 2014
    CUPE BC is participating in the Pride Parade with a float based on a parks and water theme.  The CUPE BC contingent will assemble on the north side of Albertni Street between Burrard and Thurlow. Participants should arrive at the float betwen 12:00 and 12:15. Please join us.
  • Monday, June 30, 2014
    Most worksites do not have pickets up today and there are rumours that there will not be pickets for the remainder of this week.  Please go to work as usual this week and report for duty at your regular time if there are no pickets. We ask our members not to cross pickets if the BCTF has pickets at your worksites.
  • Tuesday, April 8, 2014
    Free admission!The fight for equality is on - and young women are at the front lines in our communities and across the country.Fairview Pub, 898 West Broadway, Vancouver, Sunday April 13th from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
  • Friday, April 4, 2014
    Enjoy an evening of fun with your fellow brothers and sisters! The CUPE Local 15 Spring Onion is on Friday, April 25th at the Fairview Pub 898 West Broadway, Vancouver starting at 4:30 p.m. Lignt snacks served, no host bar, and live music. Please take a look at the attached poster.