Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

February 27, 2012 14:14 ET

Media Advisory: CUPE Local 5050 to hold 'Information Picket' at CBVRSB Board meeting tonight

SYDNEY, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 27, 2012) - CUPE Local 5050, which represents some 1,300 school board workers at the Cape Breton-Victoria Regional School Board (CBVRSB), will hold an information picket at tonight's regular Board meeting.

WHERE: Sherwood Park Education Center, Terrace St.
WHEN: 5:45 pm Monday, February 27

The Cape Breton-Victoria Board will begin its budget deliberations tonight, in the face of a 2.1% budget cut from the Department of Education.

Contact Information

  • Mary Jessome
    Local 5050 Fightback Cte.
    (902) 574-1382 (c)

    Liz MacDonald
    President, Local 5050
    (902) 574-1380 (c)

    John McCracken
    CUPE Communications Rep.
    (902) 455-4180 (o)