Details will be presented to the NAPE/NUPGE members at the upcoming ratification meeting.
"This truly is a ground-breaking deal that will help achieve fairness for casino workers across the industry." — Stephanie Smith, BCGEU President
The contract will be presented to NBU/NUPGE members working as instructors in the community college sector.
B.C. NDP and B.C. Greens make commitment to acting on mental health issues. "This commitment elevates strategies that recognize the urgency around the opioid crisis, which we know is having a devastating effect on workers and the communities in which they live.” — Stephanie Smith, BCGEU President
"Maintaining successorship ensures that well-trained, experienced workers will continue to keep the traveling public safe throughout the province.” — Stephanie Smith, BCGEU President
“This time, outside workers were bending over backwards to get a deal,” said Thomas. “And while councillors are the only part-time town workers with benefits, they tried to rob full-time workers of their drug and dental benefits." — Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President
MGEU/NUPGE members vote in favour of tentative agreement.
NBU/NUPGE members negotiate improvements to their collective agreement.
With bold new initiatives coming from the world's two largest economies to address climate change, it is time for the Canadian government to finally act!