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  • PWL-COLD LAKE MEMBERS RATIFY AGREEMENT, LOCKOUT ENDS!!

    Congratulations to our Sisters and Brothers in Cold Lake!!POINTS WEST LIVING COLD LAKE MEMBERS RATIFY AGREEMENT, LOCKOUT ENDSCOLD LAKE – Seniors care workers at Points West Living (PWL) Cold Lake ratified a first collective agreement June 22, ending an employer lockout that began Dec. 16.“These negotiations began in 2015 and have been among the most difficult and problematic our union has dealt with to date,” said Alberta Union of Provincial Employees President Guy Smith.&ldquo...  Read More...

  • Local 54 Education Bursary - 2017

    Local 54 Education BursaryThis bursary was set up at the May 2012 Local 54 Annual General Meeting to raise awareness of the Labour Movement. The Essay topic is chosen annually by AUPE Local 54 Council. There are 12 bursaries of $1000 each available.Eligibility:Available for post-secondary student enrolled in full-time or part-time studies within the Province of Alberta.   Read More...

  • Bargaining Update - June 19

    Your bargaining committee met with the employer at Alberta Health Services in downtown Edmonton on June 14 and 15 to continue bargaining for your next collective agreement.Overall the meetings were productive and informative.The parties signed off a number of current non-monetary language items and Letters Of Understanding (LOU) during the two days:Article 15 – SeniorityArticle 37 – SalariesArticle 39 – Employment Insurance Premium ReductionsLOU 2 – Multiple PositionsLOU ...  Read More...

  • Local 54 - Annual Summer BBQ! Friday, June 23

    Local 54Annual Summer Family BBQFriday, June 234 - 8 p.m.Rundle Park (2909 - 113 Avenue)Local 54 cordially invites all Local 54 Members and their immediate families to this fun-filled, FREE event!  Please bring and present your AUPE membership card.  (If you don't have one, please bring your work, picture ID.)Burgers ~ Veggie Burgers ~ SmokiesSquares  ~  Watermelon  ~  Pickles  ~  SaladsSno-Cones  ~  Chips  ~  Cotton Candy  ~ &...  Read More...

  • 2017-18 Local Council Meetings

    At the Annual General Meeting held on Thursday, May 18, 2017, the Local Council agreed on dates for the next 3 Local Council Meetings.  We did have to make a minor change to one as a room was not available at Headquarters.DateTimeLocationAttendeesTuesday, September 12, 20170900-1000hAUPE Headquarters(10451 170 Street, Edmonton)Local Executive,  Chapter Chairs and Chapter Vice Chairs1000-1600hAll Local Council RepresentativesSaturday, December 2, 20170900-1000hAUPE Headquarters(10451 17...  Read More...

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