Radio ad: A message from Halifax Water workers

The members of CUPE Local 227, municipal workers employed by Halifax Water, are running a radio ad from January 11 to 17, 2019. Municipal employees at Halifax Water are dedicated to making sure your drinking water is superb and your wastewater is responsibly treated. We take our roles seriously, but we can’t do our jobs … Read more…

Disappointment that staff to client ratio and working conditions not part of panel’s recommendations

CUPE’s response to Nova Scotia Expert Advisory Panel to Recommend Improvements in Long-Term Care Report Halifax – The Expert Advisory Panel to Recommend Improvements in Long-Term Care missed a golden opportunity to recommend the needed steps to fix the underlying problems in long-term care in Nova Scotia. The panel should have recommended a 4.1 hours … Read more…

Collective agreement awarded for health support members

A collective agreement is now in place for health support members after mediation-arbitration which took place last month. Local 8920 members in the Health Support Bargaining Unit can contact their local area vice-presidents if they have any questions. Click on the link below for details from the media release. The new collective agreement can be found … Read more…