GENERAL MEETING & ELECTIONS June 15, DMEC

Join us for June 15 General Meeting at the DMEC at 9:30 am sharp for the election for 1st Vice-President.
This is a great opportunity to participate in our Local's democratic process -- and to enjoy some goodies and a door prize!
Brother Jonathan McCune and Ian Reade will be running for this executive position.
Also at this meeting, the following positions will be acclaimed:
3rd VICE-PRESIDENT, 2-year term: Kevin Berg-Iverson - elected by acclamation

CUPE 1091 OUT OF DISTRICT SCHOLARSHIPs

CUPE LOCAL 1091 shall provide 3 scholarships of $500 each for children or grandchildren of members of Local 1091 who attend a BC Public School outside of the Delta School District and who are going on to post-secondary education and have made application to the Local.
Completed applications forms should be sent to the Union Office along with the requested final high school transcript and post-secondary acceptance letter no later than 4 pm on Friday, September 13, 2019.

Comfort Committee submission

CUPE BC News

Penticton municipal workers vote to strike over affordability

PENTICTON – With more than 95 per cent in favour, municipal workers in the City of Penticton have voted overwhelmingly to endorse strike action in a vote held Wednesday. The workers, members of Local 608 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees, have been bargaining with the city for over seven months.

http://www.cupe.bc.ca/penticton_municipal_workers_vote_to_strike_over_affordability

CUPE National News

Legal Aid workers file for impasse as employer refuses to move forward

After two years of attempting to negotiate with an employer that has been stalling and demanding significant concessions, CUPE Local 1949, which represents the more than 130 lawyers and administrative staff who work at Saskatchewan Legal Aid offices across the province advised the Minister of Labour that negotiations have reached an impasse.