A guide designed for trade union leaders, union staff representatives, local executive, committee members and shop stewards. We all have a role to play to better protect the rights of our trans members and ensure they have the support they need in our workplaces, in our unions and in our communities.
A Practical Guide for Union Representatives and Trans Union Members
The province is now entering Phase 2 of the COVID-19 response. Please take a few minutes to read the information from WorkSafe BC COVID-19 Safety Plan.
To participate in the meeting, members will need to pre-register at the following link:
Register in advance for this meeting:
It is recommended that members connect either using the Zoom app on iOS/Android/Mac/PC, but there will also be the option to dial-in like a standard conference call.
If you would like to participate, the survey is open until May 31.
We hope you enjoy the Spring 2020 edition of the CUPE Local 454 Newsletter, The Source
Your union is here for you during this pandemic. We’re in this together!
COVID-19 Resource Websites:
Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan: https://www.canada.ca/en/department-finance/economic-response-plan.html
COVID-19 Provincial Support: https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/safety/emergency-preparedness-response-recovery/covid-19-provincial-support
Anyone concerned that they may have been exposed to, or are experiencing symptoms of the novel coronavirus, should contact their primary care provider, local public health office, or call 8-1-1.
Public Health Agency of Canada has set up a 2019 novel coronavirus telephone information line at: 1-833-784-4397.
Message from CUPE 454 President – John Gibson
Good evening CUPE 454 members below is a bulletin released by the City of Delta. All facilities in Delta will be closed tomorrow. Please report to work as usual if you are scheduled and there will be work for you to perform.
I have been in talks with the Mayor and City manager this afternoon to discuss the steps going forward.
We will be meeting with the employer over the next several Days to discuss these next steps. The employer is committed to working with the union to put processes in place and we will update the membership as things unfold.
Please contact the office 604 943 4526 for any questions comments or concerns and keep your eyes on our Facebook page for news and any changes.
Delta Recreational Facilities Closed – Effective Monday March 16, 2020
MAR 15, 2020
The City of Delta has made containing the spread of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) a top priority and has an extensive pandemic plan to address concerns posed by the virus.
Under the direction of Mayor George V. Harvie, the City will close all recreation centres, community centres, ice arenas, swimming pools, art centres, archives, senior centres, and suspend senior bus services effective tomorrow Monday March 16th, 2020.