“Solidarity for striking Port of Montreal workers”: CUPE Ontario sends message opposing bad faith bargaining and back-to-work legislation

Since 2018, members of CUPE Local 375, representing 1,100 longshore workers at the Port of Montreal, have been without a contract. Continued bad faith bargaining on the part of the employer, the Maritime Employers Association (MEA), culminated in them announcing schedule changes that would see members working more per shift without any additional pay, and [...]

April 27th, 2021|CUPE Ontario Bulletin|

Paid Sick Days Save Lives

On January 12, 2021, the Ontario government announced a second State of Emergency and instituted a stay-at-home policy. A growing chorus of advocates, experts, and workers responded by pointing out a glaring omission: the Ford Conservatives failed to institute paid sick days for all workers. With workplace transmissions making up a bulk of the rise [...]

April 23rd, 2021|CUPE Ontario Bulletin|

Brochure: Choose CUPE

In CUPE the members are in charge. Each CUPE local decides its priorities for bargaining, when to settle a new contract, and how to manage funds. CUPE’s strength comes from individual members working toward common goals. Together we maintain and improve wages and benefits, improve health and safety conditions, and make your workplace better. Download the brochure and read more about: Our strength Our services Collective agreements [...]

April 22nd, 2021|CUPE Bulletin|

Pic of the Day – Dundas Cenotaph

Have a picture you would like shared?  Please send it to us for consideration.  Interested in pictures that depict the beauty of our wonderful city and the services we are proud to provide. #CUPE1041 #hamont google maps link

April 21st, 2021|Pic of the Day|

Earth day

Apr 22, 2021 For Earth Day, time to recognize a Climate Change Emergency. This Earth Day, we invite Local executives to sign on to the CUPE Climate Change Emergency Declaration. While the planet reels in response to the health emergency from COVID-19, we cannot lose sight of the environmental crisis. There is no vaccine for climate change. Global temperatures continue [...]

April 20th, 2021|CUPE Bulletin|

Sign up to CUPE Ontario’s Mailing List

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April 19th, 2021|CUPE Ontario Bulletin|

COVID-19 Frequently asked questions Link

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April 15th, 2021|CUPE Bulletin|