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Maryam Monsef, Minister of Democratic Institutions, brought her federal electoral reform community dialogue tour to Ottawa-Gatineau on September 16. Approximately 100 people attended the event, held in a Gatineau hotel. Parliamentary Secretary Mark Holland made introductory remarks and was followed by...
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Special Meeting CUPE 2977 for the Autism Intervention Unit Please join us to review the final bargaining proposals; elections for the bargaining committee!  Are you interested in seeing what its like to sit in on negotiations? Agenda Review final bargaining...
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On April 28th, National Day of Mourning for workers who have been killed, injured or made ill on the job. Health And Safety Centre PDF  ...
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Summer is finally here and we’re playing volleyball! CUPE 2977 would like to invite members to play in a recreational volleyball league this summer. More details here...
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Did you know? Bethesda allows part time staff to buy into the pension program, HOOPP, and matches your contributions? HOOPP information presentations have been scheduled for Wednesday, May 28, 2014, as follows: 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. in the Boardroom...
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The local leadership are calling on members to fill 3 trustee positions in the Union. We will be holding nominations at the General Membership Meeti ng on April 14th, 2014. If you are unable to attend, but would like to...
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The next round of bargaining is right around the corner (Autism Intervention excluded). As the bargaining committee prepares, we are asking members to submit ideas for what they would like to see negotiated in this round. We are asking for suggestions...
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It is with great regret, that the $2 Tim Hortons gift card promised in this month’s flyer will not be possible. A motion to give every CUPE 2977 member a $2 gift card in support of Developmental Service Worker Day...
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During the October membership meeting of CUPE local 2977, a motion was passed to increase the current dues rate from 1.4% to 1.8%. In accordance with the Local’s bylaws, the vote was held a month later during the November membership...
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Over the past 4 years, CUPE local 2977 has seen significant growth in its numbers, as well as membership participation. To continue this growth, the local leadership are requesting a slight dues increase. On Nov. 11th, you’re invited to attend...
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