East Division Area VP

Anyone working in the East Division interested in becoming the Area VP for East Division can contact Kevin Ivey or Tracy Rudderham to put their name forth.

The names of the interested people will be announced at the November Monthly meeting and posted on Facebook page and our Cupe Website.

In the event there is more than one interested person; an election will be held in the East at a later date.

Contact: Kevin 902-578-9557 or Tracy Rudderham 902-578-5938

CUPE 759 Bursary Applications for the Sept 2018 to June 2019 term

CUPE LOCAL 759 will be awarding three, five hundred dollar ($500.00) bursaries annually starting in January 2012. The bursaries will be awarded by CUPE Local 759 to a member, spouse, son, daughter, step-daughter, grandson/ granddaughter or ward attending a post-secondary institution (university, trade, private college) fulltime (September 2018 to June 2019 term).

The three awards will be chosen by a draw held at the January 2019 monthly meeting.

The Bursary Application deadline is January 15, 2019.

You can find the application and more information under the Resources tab and select Bursary Application.

Completed Bursary Applications can be sent to the following:

North Division: Mike Whitty

Central Division: Tracy Rudderham

East Division: Darrell MacDonald

Welcome to our new Vice President

The executive of Local 759 would like to welcome Darryl McNeill as the new Vice President.. We look forward to working with Darryl in representing the membership.

Great turn out at the meeting – 83 members came out to vote.

Great job to all candidates who participated.

October 2018 Regular Monthly Meeting and Election for Vice President

The October 2018 regular monthly meeting and election for Vice President will be held on Thursday November 1st 2018. The meeting will be held on this date because of Halloween falling on our regular meeting date. The meeting will be held in the MacDonald Room at C200 (use the players entrance at the back of C200).

The candidates for Vice President are as follows:

1. Bernie Bennett
2. Darrell MacDonald
3. Alex Buchanan
4. Myles Timmons
5. Darryl McNeil

New Collective Agreement Signed

The new collective agreement has finally been signed today 21 Aug 2018. The new collective agreement can be found under the Resources Tab and by selecting Collective Agreement. We will be sending paper copies out to our Shop Stewards in the next few days.

January 2018 Regular Monthly Meeting

The regular monthly meeting for the month of January will be held on Wednesday January 31, 2018 at 7pm at the Centennial Arena (upstairs). Items on the agenda are Committee Reports, Correspondence Reports, and the Draw for the three (3) $500.00 Bursaries. All Members are urged to attend!!