Latest News & Coming Events

  • Friday, June 19, 2020
    We were glad to hear many of you found the webinar helpful. The discussions with the Gallery continue to take place: work reductions, the implementation of the WorkShare program, and permanent...
  • Friday, June 19, 2020
    We wish to bring to everyone`s attention a survey that will be arriving in your in boxes early next week regarding your work experiences during COVID-19. The survey is being conducted by CUPE BC, and...
  • Friday, June 19, 2020
    We are holding a meeting with members of the Museum of Vancouver on Wednesday, June 24 from 10 to 11a.m. to discuss the transition back to the workplace and any concerns arising from the return to...
  • Thursday, June 18, 2020
    Please find attached below the signed Vancouver School Board Earned Time Off (ETO) Letter of Understanding for the 2020-21 school calendar.
  • Friday, June 12, 2020
    The 2020 Executive Board election is now finished with the second and final run-off poll closing at 10:00 a.m. today.
  • Wednesday, June 10, 2020
    Hi Everyone: We were glad to see so many people in attendance yesterday at the webinar. We hope the information we provided and our response to your questions was helpful. We understand there is much...
  • Tuesday, June 9, 2020
    As President of CUPE Local 15 I have thought about addressing the fear, violence, and anger since the murder of George Floyd. I am tired of stating the obvious when it’s not my voice that should be...
  • Tuesday, June 9, 2020
    Congratulations to all Emily Carr University members on the successful ratification of your new three year agreement which includes increases to wages, benefits, and professional development...
  • Friday, June 5, 2020
    UPDATED: Sector-specific guidelines and general health & safety practices during pandemic:
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...