News2018-05-28T10:43:51+00:00

Solidarity with Fredericton

Thursday, August 16th, 2018|Categories: Public News|

Last Friday, the City of Fredericton was shaken by a terrible act of violence. In this difficult time for the community and our members, I offer my condolences and support to our members who are affected by the shooting, including members from CUPE 1709 [...]

CUPE – Counterpoint

Friday, August 10th, 2018|Categories: Public News|

National President’s Column One of the key decisions taken by CUPE members at our national convention last October was to create a National Task Force on Governance. In June, the Task Force began its important work. CUPE’s constitution hasn’t changed much since it was first approved [...]

Notice of Hearing

Monday, May 28th, 2018|Categories: Member News, Public News|

The purpose of the hearing is to hear the evidence and representations of the parties with respect to all matters relating to this application that have not been settled by the time the hearing occurs. The parties are entitled to be represented by counsel or an agent, and may be expected to call and examine witnesses, to conduct cross-examination, and to present argument.

Administration Update Meeting

Thursday, May 24th, 2018|Categories: Member News, Public News|

Please be advised that there will not be any business of the Local conducted at this meeting. The meetings are for information purposes only, related to CUPE Local 786 being placed under Administration.

Universal Child Care IS Possible

Friday, May 18th, 2018|Categories: Public News|

Childcare is possible in Ontario. We have never been closer to an affordable system of publicly funded childcare but to get there we need to think big to make universal childcare work for everyone.

Important Notice

Friday, May 11th, 2018|Categories: Member News, Public News|

We are pleased to announce that a new contract with no concessions has been negotiated centrally by OCHU. The next step in the Central Bargaining process is for the membership to ratify/vote for the new contract. Listed below are the dates, times and locations for the ratification votes.

Important Reminder – Together for Respect

Friday, April 13th, 2018|Categories: Public News|

Important Reminder Please do not forget to come and join us out front of your campus for a lunchtime rally on April 18 between 11am-1pm in support of the campaign put together by OCHU, SEIU, and UNIFOR designed for [...]

Together for Respect

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018|Categories: Public News|

Together for Respect CUPE, SEIU and Unifor have formed an alliance that kicks off an escalating campaign of membership mobilization to push Ontario hospitals to return to bargaining and treat their staff with respect. [...]

Triunion Letter

Wednesday, February 28th, 2018|Categories: Public News|

Triunion Letter Registered practical nurses (RPNs) have been an integral part of creating our healthcare system for more than six decades. Ontario employs thousands of RPNs within the hospital sector who are trusted and respected professionals that provide the best [...]

Central Grievance Arbitration Update

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018|Categories: Public News|

Central Grievance Arbitration Update The North Bay Hospital required its Pharmacy Assistants to upgrade to the new regulated classification of Pharmacy Technician. Some of the affected employees were unable to meet the regulatory requirements. As a result, the Hospital fired them. [...]

Join us November 2!

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017|Categories: Public News|

Join us on November 2! Bill 33 – the Time to Care act – is up for Second Reading at Queen’s Park on November 2. That means we need to contact every MPP in Ontario this week and let them [...]

Elections at November Meeting

Monday, October 23rd, 2017|Categories: Public News|

Important Information Regarding Elections at November 7th Administration Information Meeting As indicated in the meeting notice, the Local is in receipt of a written complaint submitted in accordance with section B.XI Trial Procedure of the CUPE National Constitution.  As such, [...]

Collective Agreement Hard Copies Now Available

Monday, August 14th, 2017|Categories: Public News|

Collective Agreement Hard Copies Now Available We will be distributing copies of the recently published Collective Agreements at the following dates and locations: August 17th  at Charlton Campus outside cafeteria between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. August 18th at West [...]

Administrator’s First Report to Membership

Monday, July 17th, 2017|Categories: Public News|

Local Administrator's First Report to Membership  As a result of the disappointing turnout at the information sessions held on July 12th, we have decided to post a copy of the Administrator’s presentation (PowerPoint) for the membership’s edification.  We will be holding [...]

Bargaining Teleconference

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017|Categories: Public News|

As you know, OCHU and the Ontario Hospital Association met in negotiations during the week of June 10. OCHU is scheduling a membership town hall teleconference call meeting on July 24 at 7 p.m. to bring all members up to speed on the [...]

New Administration

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017|Categories: Public News|

To the members of CUPE Local 786: I am writing to inform you that CUPE Local 786 has been placed under administration by the CUPE National President. Administration is a constitutional authority given to the National union to place a local under direct [...]

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CUPE Local 786

Attention Members: We will be closed Monday due to the long weekend. We wish you a safe and happy long weekend. ...

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3 weeks ago

CUPE Local 786

This year, Canadians have a historic opportunity to make strong pay equity legislation a reality. Read more: goo.gl/9T6fa7 ...

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"One of the key decisions taken by CUPE members at our national convention last October was to create a National Task Force on Governance." Learn More: https://t.co/P15iNJfaYg

Attention Members: We will be closed Monday due to the long weekend. We wish you a safe and happy long weekend.

#CUPE has been issued an interim certification by the Canada Industrial Relations Board (CIRB) to represent 3,000 mainline flight attendants at WestJet: https://t.co/U6gIklyEYO

This year, Canadians have a historic opportunity to make strong pay equity legislation a reality. Read more: https://t.co/ZFKRu5suzi

“There is more than enough evidence in Ontario that hospital restructuring and privatization has wasted billions of scarce dollars over the last decade” Read More: https://t.co/aUhzzwkHvU

Attention All Members: New updated seniority reports now available in our member portal. If you are a member and have not registered yet, please do so here: https://t.co/LwynFjt5RZ

Members of #CUPE 3903 at York University have been forced to strike for the past four months because their employer refuses to pay a living wage to the people who do 60 per cent of the teaching at the university: https://t.co/fl1ZB1Qs2S

North Bay’s hospital will not escape the impact of cutbacks resulting from the combination of 4 per cent spending cuts and $7 billion in tax cuts – all promised by Ontario’s PCs: https://t.co/ACFq3xq8Nn #CUPE

The International Solidarity Report, found at the following link, presents an overview of the international projects and activities #CUPE supported in the past year: https://t.co/aimTiza5Xq

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