Category Archives: 410 News

Blacklisting of Agriculture Migrant Workers

Latest update about the blacklist of agriculture migrant workers in BC Dear friends. This is an update about the legal process at the Labour Relations Board regarding the blacklist of agriculture migrant workers. We kindly encourage you to read and … Continue reading

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Upcoming Frock Swap

Come celebrate CUPE 410 3rd Annual Community Action Day Frock Swap HOLD ON TO YOUR SUSPENDERS AND SAVE THE DATE!!! Date: Sunday, May 6th, 2012 Time: 5:00 – 8:00 pm Save and Swap: Women’s, Men’s, Children’s clothing and special boutique … Continue reading

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Supporting the BC Teachers’ Federation

The BCTF will be holding a rally at the Legislature in Victoria from 12 Noon to 1:00 P.M. on Tuesday March 6th. They will gather at Centennial Square and march down Douglas Street to the Legislative Building. All CUPE Locals … Continue reading

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President’s Message for February

February has been a fairly quiet month.  Even though we only had to deal with one or two items this past month, I have been able to construct a brief report of our activites and I have posted it to … Continue reading

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President’s Message for January 2012

President’s Report for the Month of January 2012 The new CUPE 410 Executive is now fully operational. The first meeting of the Executive was held on January 16th, to prepare a draft budget for the year; to discuss topics that … Continue reading

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Seasons Greetings

December has been relatively quiet for CUPE Local 410.  We have just had to complete some paper work and get ourselves organized in preparation for the real work that will start in January. Kate Rutherford, our representative on the CUPE … Continue reading

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GVLRA Ratifies

The GVLRA board has met and has ratified our memorandum of agreement, so we now officially have a new contract.  It covers 2011, 2012, and 2013.

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Contract Ratified by Local 410 Members

Local 410 members ratified the memorandum of agreement reached between the Union and the GVLRA at their November 27 meeting.  Also the AGM was held and a new executive elected.  Details to follow. The GVLRA will meet in December to … Continue reading

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Annual General Meeting and Ratification Meeting

Sunday, Nov. 27 at 5:30 pmLocation:  Nellie McClung Branch Important news!  After two days of bargaining, CUPE Local 410 has reached a tentative settlement with the Library Board and the Greater Victoria Labour Relations Board on a new collective agreement. If the … Continue reading

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Canadian Mining and it’s impact on Central America

On November first at 7:00 at the Central Library Grahame Russell, director of “Rights Action” will be speaking about the impact that mines run by Canadian companies are having in Central America. Local 410, CUPE, our CUPE Vancouver Island District … Continue reading

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