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  • Friday, June 5, 2020
    Please find document attached below.
  • Friday, June 5, 2020
    Please find attached below the K-12 Presidents Council Bulletin #10 from June 5, 2020 and COVID-19: Going Forward pdf of the charts presented at yesterday’s news update by Dr. Bonnie Henry.  
  • Friday, June 5, 2020
    Henry Lee is the successful candidate for the Park Board Sector Representative position.As no candidate received the majority of votes cast for the Secretary-Treasurer position a second and final run-off vote is required as per our union bylaws.Starla Bayley drops off the ballot leaving Kyle Larson and Debbie Mohabir.
  • Thursday, June 4, 2020
    As no candidate received the majority of votes cast for the position of Secretary-Treasurer or Parks Sector Representative a run-off vote is required as per our union bylaws. This voting will be conducted online using the PIN that was previously issued to you. The PIN will allow you to cast your vote for the Secretary-Treasurer and the candidate in the Parks Sector if you work in that sector.
  • Thursday, June 4, 2020
    While we are coming close to the end of the first week of the return to school, we wish to continue to update you on matters related to COVID-19. MEDICAL ACCOMMODATION The following information is for members who are seeking a medical accommodation with regards to COVID-19.
  • Wednesday, June 3, 2020
    The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives is angered and outraged by ongoing police violence and brutality against Black citizens and protestors across the continent.
  • Monday, June 1, 2020
    Please see the CUPE National website for up to date COVID-19 information including:- Canada Emergency Response Benefit Q&A- Income Supports for Workers- Health and Safety Guidelines- COVID-19 Fact Sheet... and much more.
  • Monday, June 1, 2020
    We hope this finds you well. Over the past two months we have all seen significant changes in our lives, both at home and at work. We continue to make every attempt at updating you with new information as it arises and we appreciate the feedback we receive each time. Please continue forwarding your concerns to the addresses below. 
  • Monday, June 1, 2020
    We hope this finds you well. Over the past two months we have all seen significant changes in our lives, both at home and at work. We continue to make every attempt at updating you with new information as it arises and we appreciate the feedback we receive each time. Please continue forwarding your concerns to the addresses below. 
  • Monday, June 1, 2020
    We hope this finds you well. Over the past two months we have all seen significant changes in our lives, both at home and at work. We continue to make every attempt at updating you with new information as it arises and we appreciate the feedback we receive each time. Please continue forwarding your concerns to the addresses below. 
  • Friday, May 29, 2020
    Erika Mark has withdrawn from the election for the Parks Sector Representative position . This leaves Henry Lee and Collins Njoroge on the ballot. Reminder - the run off poll for Parks Sector Representative and Secretary-Treasurer opens at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, June 1, 2020.
  • Thursday, May 28, 2020
    Member Bursaries – Full and Part-Time StudiesTen full-time bursaries and ten part-time bursaries are available annually to CUPE Local 15 members.
  • Wednesday, May 27, 2020
    Secretary-Treasurer As no candidate received 50% of the vote Lauretta Loong drops off the ballot. There will be a run-off vote between Starla Bayley, Kyle Larson, and Debbie Mohabir.TrusteeAaron Cook is the successful candidate.City Sector RepresentativeKamal Gautam is the successful candidate.Parks Sector Representative
  • Wednesday, May 27, 2020
     Municipal workers are on the frontlines going flat out to deliver the public services that keep us safe during COVID-19. However, responding to this pandemic has left municipal governments in financial crisis.
  • Monday, May 25, 2020
    We’ve comprised an updated list of questions that members may have regarding the reopening of in class learning, and the answers were provided by the employer.Q.      Virtual learning will not be continuing any further, is that true? A.      The return in June is voluntary for parents – some may choose not to send their children
  • Monday, May 25, 2020
    Please see the attached signed agreement about Term CUPE 15 employees ability to defer summer vacation payout.
  • Monday, May 25, 2020
    The poll closes at 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, May 26, 2020. This is a reminder that the deadline for members to request a PIN is May 26, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. No exceptions. Under no circumstances may a member request a PIN on behalf of another member.Please call the union office if you have not received a PIN or email us at email@cupe15.org.
  • Saturday, May 23, 2020
    This bulletin will be brief regarding specifics as we are still working on details of what the return to work plan with the VSB will look like for the June 1st return to work. The employer is still waiting for all the responses to come in from parents indicating whether their children will be returning to school or not. The deadline for submissions is the end of today.
  • Friday, May 22, 2020
    There is a Virtual General Membership Meeting scheduled on Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. An invitation has been sent to all members who we have personal emails on file for.
  • Friday, May 22, 2020
    You should have received voting instructions and a Personal Identification Number (PIN) in the mail. This PIN will allow you to vote electronically in the 2020 Executive elections. If you have not received this information by the opening of the poll please contact the union office and we will verify your membership and contact the election provider on your behalf.