All News

  • Friday, February 7, 2020
    This is an important meeting for all CUPE 15 members at Langara. Please make every effort to attend at least part of the meeting.  When:   Wednesday, February 19, 2020 -  Time:  12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m. - Where:  T Gallery
  • Thursday, February 6, 2020
    Dear Municipal Plan Member - It’s a new year and there’s new online learning, in addition to our ongoing pension education program.
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2020
    Please see the email below sent by the VSB CUPE Local 15 Staff Representative Kathie Currie to the Vancouver School Board regarding the recent change in payroll procedure on January 28, 2020:
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2020
    Please see attachments below for information specific to VSB Members regarding the Novel Coronavirus, translation information, and talking points for VSB members receiving inquiries from the public. The VSB is updated as information comes forward. 
  • Friday, January 24, 2020
    The Bargaining Committee is excited to report that we have developed and finalized proposals to bring forward to the employer for bargaining!  We will be scheduling a ratification meeting with the members to vote on the proposals to take forward to the employer.  
  • Friday, January 17, 2020
    Please read the attached memo below regarding snow closures.
  • Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    Due to current weather conditions and the forecast for tomorrow, the union office will be closed on Thursday, January 16, 2020. We apologize for any inconvenience and hope to reopen on Friday at 8:30 a.m.
  • Tuesday, January 14, 2020
    New Meeting Details - Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m.Room 302 - Vancouver Art Gallery - 750 Hornby StreetLunch will be provided Our agenda for the meeting is as follows: 1.            Acknowledgment & Introductions
  • Tuesday, January 14, 2020
    Due to severe weather warning and in the interests of our members safety, we have cancelled the course and will reschedule for ASAP. We will be in touch with additional dates. Thanks!
  • Friday, January 3, 2020
    Due to incoming weather this meeting has been rescheduled. See the new meeting details for February 12, posted as news here.   CANCELLED
  • Friday, December 20, 2019
    News from the Langara Bargaining Committee - The Bargaining Committee has reviewed the results of the bargaining survey and have been working on proposals and strategy for contract negotiations with the employer. We will be sending out a notice to all members for a meeting to vote on the ratification of proposals in the New Year.
  • Wednesday, December 18, 2019
    The VSB has reserved Friday, April 17, 2020 for their annual retirement seminar for Municipal Pension Plan members who are at least within 5 years of retirement.  Members are invited to send their interest to employeeservices@vsb.bc.ca by February 1, 2020 so that they know “who to invite”.
  • Monday, December 16, 2019
    All CUPE Local 15 Members of the Vancouver Maritime Museum, Museum of Vancouver, and the H.R. MacMillan Space Centre
  • Wednesday, November 27, 2019
    Please join us on December 6th from 4:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in the boardroom at the union office for some food, beverages, and conversation. The CUPE Local 15 office is located at 545 West 10th Avenue one block from the Canada Line Broadway City Hall Station. There is no need to RSVP for this adult-only event.
  • Friday, November 15, 2019
    Please find attached details of the United Way Campaign Kick Off Pancake Breakfast Event on November 27, 2109, the brochure for the United Way Campaign, and the United Way Breakfast on December 23, 2019. 
  • Friday, November 15, 2019
    Please click the link below for the signed Memorandum of Agreement 2019-2022. This document can also can be found in Your Workplace VSB tab under Collective Agreement. The Collective Agreement for 2019-2022 will be posted here once the changes have been completed.
  • Monday, November 4, 2019
    On November 20, 29 we are holding two meetings for members employed at the City of Vancouver, Park Board, Ray-Cam, and Britannia to ratify bargaining proposals for the upcoming round of negotiations.
  • Friday, November 1, 2019
    At the information and ratification meeting the members voted to accept the Memorandum of Agreement.
  • Tuesday, October 29, 2019
    Please see the attached poster for more information on this event.
  • Tuesday, October 22, 2019
    Notice to CUPE Local 15 Members at Chartwells - Information Meeting and Ratification Vote October 30, 2019 - 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. - Langara Union Office - Room A201a  A tentative agreement was reached between the Employer and the Union on October 10, 2019.