Agenda Download the Agenda // Télécharger le projet d’ordre du jour Action Plan Download the draft Action Plan in English here. // Download the draft Action Plan in French here. Convention Call In accordance with Article 4 of the Constitution, you are hereby notified that the 55th Annual Convention of this Division will convene...
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Changes to Canada’s Employment Insurance program have important implications for many collective bargaining agreements. CUPE locals have bargaining power here, and time is on their side. The waiting period to begin receiving benefits has been reduced from two weeks to one week. This change came into effect on January 1, 2017. Previously,...
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Toolkit Bill 148’s sweeping reforms will be felt by Ontario businesses of all sizes. The Ontario legislature passed a bill Wednesday including the much-ballyhooed minimum wage hike that has been hailed as both massive boon and possible job-killer for Canada’s most populous province. But Bill 148 — the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act...
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CUPE, representing 55,000 education workers in Ontario applauds the Campaign for Public Education’s (CPE) latest effort to secure a review and overhaul of the province’s outdated funding formula. “CUPE has been calling for a review and overhaul of the funding formula for years,” said Terri Preston, who chairs CUPE’s education sector in Ontario. “The...
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Many thanks to the members of Local 1022 who came out today to ratification meetings on the tentative extension agreement. We have sent the results to Toronto to be tabulated with results from across the province. Once a provincial wide result is final we will share the results.
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