Union reaches tentative deal with Halifax Regional School Board

Halifax Regional School Board sign

Support staff represented by the Canadian Union of Public Employees, CUPE Local 5047, is pleased to announce that the union has reached a tentative agreement with their employer, the Halifax Regional School Board, on Thursday, February 1, 2018. No further details will be released until the agreement is presented to the members of CUPE 5047. … Read more…

Overwhelming strike mandate for Cape Breton University workers

Cape Breton University

Support staff at Cape Breton University, members of Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Local 3131, voted 96 per cent in favour of a strike mandate on January 29, 2018. Eight face-to-face bargaining sessions took place and, after talks broke down last week, the union applied to the Nova Scotia Department of Labour and Advanced … Read more…