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Kudos to Council says municipal employees union

4 hours 19 min ago
Kudos to Council says municipal employees union

The union representing outside workers at the Halifax Regional Municipality is pleased on two counts with the actions of city councillors on Tuesday night—ratifying a collective agreement with 360 employees, the members of CUPE Local 108, and voting to save the Halifax forum.

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Union warns of threatened lockout in Black River-Matheson, disputes employer’s claims regarding hours of work

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 18:47
Union warns of threatened lockout in Black River-Matheson, disputes employer’s claims regarding hours of work

CUPE 1490, representing workers at the Township of Black River-Matheson, is warning that management is threatening a lockout over hours-of-work demands the union calls unfair and unreasonable.

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Western University dishes out disrespect and disparity to food service workers

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 15:35
Western University dishes out disrespect and disparity to food service workers

Food service workers at Western University are being treated like second-class citizens, charges the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), representing 600 workers who serve students, faculty, staff and visitors at the university campus

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Workers stand up for civic pension – ask Regina to “honour our deal”

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 20:09
Workers stand up for civic pension – ask Regina to “honour our deal”

Over a hundred workers and retirees concerned about the future of the Regina Civic Pension Plan attended the July 28 city council meeting to call for the City to honour the deal it signed with employee unions last year. 

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