Ontario budget no help for already hard-hit Niagara economy

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. More job loss and social service cuts coming if Liberals cut program spending NIAGARA FALLS, ON – Niagara’s already stalled local economy will continue to suffer and unemployment will increase as…

CUPE Local 4207 accuses Brock University of duplicitous behaviour – strike could be pending

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 4207 – Unit 3, representing Instructors in English as a Second Language Services at Brock University, signed a tentative agreement with…

Budget 2012 – Lobby Kit

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. Lobby Kit: The 2012 Ontario budget, released on March 27, will increase poverty, kill jobs and hurt communities without fixing the economy. It includes cuts to almost every sector in…

CUPE Local 79 members vote overwhelmingly for strike mandate

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. TORONTO, ON — Members of Local 79 of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) came out in historic numbers to vote for a strike mandate, providing their bargaining team with greater…

Bottled water to be phased out at county facilities

Note: This page contains outdated content and may not appear correctly.Please Click Here to find recent news, events and information from CUPE Ontario. Norfolk will phase out the sale of bottled water at county facilities where tap water is available. Council agreed to the move Tuesday following a presentation from Robyn Hamlyn, 13, of…