Latest News & Coming Events

  • Tuesday, May 16, 2017
    At the proposal ratification meeting today the members in attendance voted 94% in favour of the bargaining committee's recommendation of proposals as presented.Thank you to all the members ...
  • Friday, May 12, 2017
  • Thursday, May 11, 2017
    Due to a scheduling conflict, the annual dinner to honour Local 15 shop stewards, committee members, and logtime activists that was advertised in the May issue of the Members' Voice has been...
  • Thursday, May 11, 2017
    The summer social is a luncheon on August 5th at the River Rock casino. The cost is $22. Please RSVP to Betty McGee at
  • Wednesday, May 10, 2017
    This is an important meeting for all members working at the Museum of Vancouver, Vancouver Maritime Museum, and the HR MacMillan Space Centre. Please make every effort to attend at least part of it.
  • Wednesday, May 3, 2017
    VSB Members - Please open the attachment for the 2017 wage increase information.
  • Wednesday, May 3, 2017
    Every year CUPE 15 participates in International Women's Day activities, whether actively recruiting filling up purses with feminine hygiene products, going to Women's Shelters, or having dinners for...
  • Tuesday, May 2, 2017
    CUPE 1816, representing more than 600 employees of the benefits provider Pacific Blue Cross (PBC), filed 72-hour strike notice today, putting the union in a possible strike position on Thursday,...
  • Monday, May 1, 2017
    The latest Game Over Christy ad casts Premier Clark as a video game character who racks up bonus points for photos ops, oversees the loss of resource sector jobs, rejects a $15 minimum wage, and...
  • Monday, May 1, 2017
    The provincial election is May 9--will you join us in working to defeat Christy Clark and her BC Liberal government? After 16 years of scandals, cuts and mismanagement, we think it's time for a...
  • Tuesday, April 25, 2017
    Please see the attached CUPE Communique from CUPE for HSPBA members regarding a change to coding on paystubs. The deduction is simply a change in name rather than a monetary change.
  • Thursday, April 13, 2017
    All voting for the upcoming 2017 annual Executive Board elections will be conducted online.
  • Wednesday, April 12, 2017
    CUPE BC and the CUPE Local 15 New and Young Workers’ Committee will be at the Vancouver Vaisakhi event.
  • Tuesday, April 11, 2017
    The BC Federation of Labour has scheduled the following labour canvasses in your community:Please join Jennifer Whiteside, Secretary, Business Manager, HEUCampaign: Janet Routledge - ...
  • Tuesday, April 11, 2017
    We pause every April 28th to remember workers killed and those who still suffer from a work-related injury or illness, their lives and livelihoods forever compromised. But we can never pause our...
  • Monday, April 10, 2017
    VSB Members - Please complete the VSB Budget Survey at the link below and encourage your friends and family to complete it as well. The will close at 5:00 p.m. on...
  • Thursday, April 6, 2017
    Attention: VSB Members We are in the process of reviewing the preliminary budget and over the next weeks will make submissions in opposition to the cuts to our members, and will...
  • Friday, March 31, 2017
    Metro Vancouver Alliance invites you to this night of non-partisan grassroots democracy event at the Italian Cultural Centre 3075 Slocan Street on April 4th from 6-8 p.m. Please find poster...
  • Friday, March 31, 2017
    The VDLC is organizing a march and short rally on May 1st to celebrate May Day, International Day of the Worker. This year's theme is "Be Part of the Change" and will emphasize the importance of...
  • Friday, March 31, 2017
    If you are interested in guided Vancouver Labour History walking tours from May to September please clink on this link: