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  • Thursday, May 30, 2019
    Maintenance is being performed on the union server from 4:00 p.m. Thursday until 8:30 a.m. Friday and then again from 1:00 p.m. Friday into the weekend. During this time union staff will not have access to their email accounts or any other computer programs. The phones remain open for your calls during regular office hours and everything else will be back on line by Monday morning.
  • Thursday, May 30, 2019
    Attention HSPBA and HSSCBA Members,An additional update to the CUPE Community Health Resources pages for both HSPBA and CBA has been made.
  • Thursday, May 23, 2019
    As no candidate received the majority of votes cast for the positions of 2nd Vice President, City Sector Representative, K-12 Sector Representative, 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.
  • Friday, May 17, 2019
    After a successful year of bargaining that saw its members achieve solid new collective agreements, increased visibility and new ways to address workload, CUPE’s Health Care Presidents Council (HCPC) met on May 15 to review progress so far, identify ongoing challenges in the sector, and solidify its relationship to CUPE BC.
  • Tuesday, May 14, 2019
    New and improved resources now available to tackle your workload! After conducting member workshops and compiling sector-specific information based on the results of a workload survey, CUPE’s Community Health sector has now produced a set of materials aimed at solving workload problems that members can easily access from the sector website.
  • Monday, May 13, 2019
    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 2019 Executive elections. If you have not received this information contact the union office immediately and we will verify your membership and contact the election provider on your behalf.
  • Monday, May 13, 2019
    1st Vice President, Santino Scardillo met with Premier John Horgan on May 3, 2019 on privatization issues and to talk about bringing work back in to our contracts. He gave him one of our books to refer to - and he got his number :)
  • Monday, May 13, 2019
  • Monday, May 6, 2019
    Join us at the City of Vancouver Family Day Celebration at Manitoba Yards located at 270 West 70th Avenue, Vancouver, B.C.
  • Tuesday, April 30, 2019
    Please see attachment below.
  • Monday, April 29, 2019
    The bargaining committee for Chartwells has been elected:  Kiran Johal, now joined by Sashi Lehman as well. Also we had an election for shop stewards:  Sashi Lehman, Jindo Toor Thank you Jindo and Kiran and Sashi for stepping up to help your CUPE 15 co-workers!
  • Monday, April 29, 2019
  • Friday, April 26, 2019
    CUPE Local 15 is pleased to announce that our affiliate CUPE BC is offering CUPE members substantial savings and discounts on many products and services.  Simply go to the “APP” store and download the app for “Endless Savings and more” – follow the directions and when logging in, use corporate code “cupebc” to access savings. Sally Bankiner, Secretary-Treasurer  
  • Wednesday, April 24, 2019
    A fact sheet and information about the Vancouver Day of Mourning Ceremony is attached below.
  • Tuesday, April 9, 2019
    Time to elect our Bargaining Committee! Come and learn about how collective bargaining works and how you can get involved. We need volunteers to help with the bargaining process for: •          strategic planning
  • Tuesday, April 9, 2019
    Time to elect our Bargaining Committee! Come and learn about how bargaining works and how you can get involved. We need volunteers to help with the bargaining process for: •          Strategic planning •          Analyzing our collective agreement
  • Tuesday, April 9, 2019
    Time to elect our Bargaining Committee! Come and learn about how bargaining works and how you can get involved. We need volunteers to help with the bargaining process for: •          Strategic planning •          Analyzing our collective agreement
  • Tuesday, April 9, 2019
    If you are a CUPE Local 15 member at the Vancouver School Board within a few years of retiring and you are interested in an informal chat about retirement, Craig Hopkins, a retired but active CUPE Local 15 member, along with a VSB Shop Steward are hosting an after work conversation on the topic.
  • Friday, April 5, 2019
    A telephone town hall is being hosted by the CBA to answer your questions on the final outcome of the CBA Low Wage Redress committee. Supporting documents have been posted at https://bcchs.cupe.ca/cba-resources/ .
  • Thursday, April 4, 2019
    The following members have accepted nomination for a position on the Executive Board. Election information will be published in the April and May issues of the Members' Voice and posted on this website.PresidentWarren Williams (elected by acclamation)2nd Vice PresidentGaye FowlerKamal GautamDebbie Mohabir (Incumbent)