Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Atlantic

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - Atlantic

April 27, 2010 10:15 ET

Media Advisory: Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

SYDNEY, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - April 27, 2010) - CUPE Nova Scotia will be making a special presentation to the family of George Arthur, a CUPE member who recently passed away. 

Arthur was working as a Crossing Guard in Halifax where he had staffed the same crosswalk for eleven year. 

He grew up in Whitney Pier and his mother, Phylis Arthur, still resides in Sydney. She and other family and friends will be on hand for the presentation.

CUPE organized this group of workers in March of 2007.

(ATTENTION ASSIGNMENT/PHOTO EDITORS: The presentation will take place at 2:00 pm today, April 27 at the Delta Sydney in the main ballroom downstairs.)

Contact Information

  • Danny Cavanagh
    President, CUPE Nova Scotia
    902-727-2509 (Cell)
    John McCracken
    CUPE Communications Rep.