Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC

September 24, 2010 16:30 ET

O'Neill to Meet With Prince George CUPE Members

Local Economies, Regional Priorities on the Agenda

BURNABY, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 24, 2010) - CUPE BC President Barry O'Neill will meet with Prince George CUPE members and employers on Monday and Tuesday next week to talk about the importance of supporting local economies and to hear how CUPE members are coping in hard-hit resource-dependent communities.

O'Neill will also join with CUPE Local 4951 members at the College of New Caledonia to celebrate the one-year anniversary of their first collective agreement as CUPE members.

O'Neill will be available for media interviews by contacting communications rep Clay Suddaby (contact info below.)

WHAT: CUPE BC President Barry O'Neill meets with Prince George-area CUPE members

WHERE: Various Prince George-area locations, including the College of New Caledonia

WHEN: Monday, September 27 – Tuesday, September 28, various times

Contact Information

  • CUPE
    Clay Suddaby
    Communications Rep
    604-313-1138 (cell)
    www.cupe.bc.ca