News for 2007

Dec 14, 2007

Fifty employees, including Care Aides, LPNs, dietary, housekeeping and maintenance staff at Highland Lodge, a seniors' care facility in Langley, have voted 30-17 to certify with the B.C.

Dec 4, 2007

Highways workers in the Fraser Valley service area have given their bargaining committee an overwhelming strike mandate.

Nov 30, 2007

The true test of the government's commitment to listen to the public's view on the health care system will be if the government's decisions from the "Conversation on Health" reflect the need to strengthen and enhance the public health care system, and not implement a parallel private one, says the B.C. Government and Service Employees' Union (BCGEU).

Nov 28, 2007

Cost and risks mount in billion dollar IT privatization gamble

Nov 27, 2007

To: All BCGEU Members - Facilities Subsector Only

Nov 16, 2007

Health care workers at two facilities in Kelowna, and one in the Kootenays have voted in favour of joint representation by the B.C.

Nov 9, 2007

Your Component Executive is deeply concerned with the Employer's continued reliance on overtime to make up for the fact more than 10% of Corrections and Sheriffs have left for other jobs since Janu

Nov 9, 2007

Re: Ratification Vote Results

This notice is to advise you that the Ratification votes took place at each of the following respective worksites on November 6, 7 and 8, 2007.

Nov 2, 2007

Improved contract and annual salary gains in 6 year deal

Oct 22, 2007

Through the summer the BCGEU used radio and newspaper advertising, leaflets, signs, buttons and news releases to get the highways dispute the attention it deserved.

Oct 15, 2007
Oct 4, 2007

The decision by the Vancouver Island Health Authority (VIHA) to choose Beacon Community Services to provide home support services in the Greater Victoria area is being welcomed cautiously by the B.

Oct 3, 2007
Oct 3, 2007

The BC Government and Service Employees' Union has ratified a new collective agreement with highways maintenance contractor Capilano Highway Services in the Sunshine Coast service region.