President's Message

President's Message

Greetings:   Thank you for taking the time to visit the Local 500 web site where you’ll find information about our structure and a listing of the Officers and Staff who work on your behalf. Other pages provide you with answers to Frequently Asked Questions and access to various forms that you can complete on-line. I also encourage you to visit the Member Centre where I'm sure you will find…

More »


Local 500 Library Workers radio ad

Listen to our radio ad

Upcoming Meetings and Events

CUPE Education -
Manitoba Region
Spring/Summer 2020 Workshop Calendar

Schedule of Local 500 Meetings

Local 500 Central Council
Monday, April 27, 2020 (Postponed)  

7:00 pm, Room 2C, 
Union Centre - 275 Broadway

Local 500 Executive  
Meets the second Monday of the month
6:00 pm, Room 103, Union Centre, 275 Broadway 

Unit Meetings   Note:  All Unit Meetings are postponed until further notice

Civic Services Unit
Room 2A, 5:30 pm, Union Centre, 275 Broadway
Meets the third Monday of the month
(except July and August), 5:30 pm,
Rm. 2A, Union Centre, 275 Broadway

Community Services Unit
Meets the third Monday of the month (except July and August), 5:30 pm (Executive only) 6:00 pm (Members) Room 104, Union Centre, 275 Broadway 

Public Works Unit
Meets the third Wednesday of the month, Room 2B,
7:00 pm, Union Centre, 275 Broadway.

Riverview Health Centre Unit
Meets the third Tuesday of the month (except July & August)
4:00 pm, Day Hospital - Classroom "E"
Note: Executive meets every second Tuesday of the month, 4:00 pm
in Classroom "D" 

Water & Waste Unit
Meets the third Wednesday of the month (except July and August), 6:30 pm,
Rm 103, Union Centre, 275 Broadway


Local News

Today the Pallister government announced a $120-million risk recognition program for Manitoba front-line workers. This program…

» Read More

Canada’s largest union, the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), is launching a national campaign to fix Canada’s broken l…

» Read More

CUPE Local 500 would like to draw your attention to the launch of the pre-bargaining survey for healthcare workers in Manitoba…

» Read More

Since our last update, the Local continues to maintain dialogue with your employers to keep your concerns front and center. We a…

» Read More

» More local news

National News