Monthly Archives: May 2012

Update on Mediation

Last Thursday (May 10th) the Union and Employer bargaining teams went to the Labour Relations Board to begin mediation, a process which the Employer initiated on April 5th. To be blunt, nothing was accomplished. The Union was prepared to engage … Continue reading

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Letter to Surrey Teacher’s Association

Dear Members, Click here to read a copy of the letter we sent in response to a donation given to us by the Surrey Teacher’s Association. Also, you can see a copy of the original letter here. – CUPE 2278 … Continue reading

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Bargaining to Date: 2010 to Spring 2012

Background CUPE Local 2278 has been bargaining for a new collective bargaining agreement (CBA) since August 2010. Upon termination of a 5 year long agreement (2005-2010) there were many issues the union was eager to canvass with the employer concerning … Continue reading

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