Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC

September 12, 2012 14:48 ET

UVic workers escalate job action

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 12, 2012) - CUPE local 917 and 951 members have shut down two buildings on campus today with picket lines. Behind the line is the main Admin Services building which handles payroll and pensions, as well as housing the UVic president's office and those of many other senior executives. Also being picketed is the Saunders Annex on McKenzie Drive, where CUPE printers, mailroom and purchasing staff work.

Contact Information

  • Loree Wilcox
    CUPE National Representative

    Rob Park
    CUPE 917 President

    Doug Sprenger
    CUPE 951 President