Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC



Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC

February 27, 2013 18:28 ET

CUPE National President Paul Moist to visit locked-out Quilchena Golf & Country Club workers on Thursday

RICHMOND, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 27, 2013) - CUPE National President Paul Moist will be visiting BC on Thursday, February 28 to support locked-out Quilchena Golf & Country Club workers.

CUPE BC Secretary-Treasurer Mark Hancock will also join Moist.

Who: CUPE National President Paul Moist
CUPE BC Secretary-Treasurer Mark Hancock
What: Picket line visit with locked-out members of CUPE 4964
When: Thursday, February 28 at Noon
Where: Quilchena Golf & Country Club
3551 Granville Ave., Richmond

The 19 members of CUPE 4964 have been locked out since February 4 - management at the course continues to refuse to return to the bargaining table despite numerous invitations from the union. The workers' last contract expired on September 30, 2011.

Contact Information

  • Tria Donaldson
    Senior Communications Officer
    (613)-915-0763