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  • Town Hall Meetings – Political Action in Alberta – Calgary – Red Deer – Edmonton – February 19-21, 2019 January 9, 2019
  • March 16 – St. Patrick’s Day Labour Party! January 7, 2019
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  • All Presidents Meeting & Engagement Workshop Information December 21, 2018
     All Presidents Meeting – February 1, 2019 CUPE Alberta Division invites you to participate in the All President Meeting  Click here for more information and registration forms _____________________________________________________________________________________________  Engagement Workshops February 2, 2019 CUPE Alberta Division invites you to participate in Engagement Workshops Click here for more information and registration forms      
     Health and Safety Award Do you know a member who has made a significant contribution in the area of health and safety in Alberta? If so, we would like to hear from you! Deadline for nominations is: December 31, 2018 Click here for the application
  • Equality Award Nominations Deadline December 31, 2018 December 6, 2018
    In addition to being a work of art, inukshuk means “to act in the capacity of a human.” CUPE Locals in Alberta are invited to submit nominations for the CUPE Alberta Equality award. The Equality award recognizes CUPE members whose work on equality issues has made a difference. Deadline for nominations is December 31, 2018. […]
  • Pension reform introduced by NDP government November 23, 2018
    EDMONTON – Historic reform of public sector pension plans was introduced in the Legislature this week and is expected to be law by early December. After months of discussion with unions and other stakeholders, Alberta Finance Minister Joe Ceci introduced Bill 27, making the Local Authorities Pension Plan (and two other plans) fully ‘joint trusteeship’ […]
  • All Presidents Meeting -Young Workers Forum & Political Action Workshop – February 1-2, 2019 November 21, 2018
    CUPE Alberta is inviting all Local Presidents and in addition; one Local Executive Officer and one Young Worker to attend to our Annual All President’s meeting on February 1, 2019. There will also be a Young Worker’s Forum and Political Action workshops on February 2nd. That’s right, up to three members per Local may attend, […]
  • Better Alberta November 1, 2018
    Accomplishments of the Notley government. Made long overdue changes to health and safety rules to ensure workplace safety committees and a range of other improvements. $100 million to improve drinking water in First Nations communities. Introduced a dental fee guide to lower the cost of dental services. Invested money into Fresh Start recovery homes, creating […]
  • Flair Don’t Care! October 30, 2018
    Flair Airlines is trying to reduce the wages of Flight Attendants by 30%.  Please share this video to tell them not to.
  • CUPE Welcomes Pension Changes October 25, 2018
    EDMONTON – The announcement yesterday that Alberta public sector pension plans will be jointly managed between workers and government is great news for the health of these plans, CUPE Alberta President Marle Roberts said today. Premier Rachel Notley announced yesterday that the Alberta government will introduce legislation in the fall to make public pension plans […]