President's Message

A message from the President


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 valuable information…

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Upcoming Meetings and Events

CUPE Education -
Manitoba Region
Spring 2018
Workshop Calendar

Manitoba Winter School 2018
February 15 - 18, 2018

Schedule of Meetings

Local 500 Central Council

Monday, January 22, 2018 

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 

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
Room 2B, 6:00 pm, Union Centre, 275 Broadway
Meets the third Monday of the month (except July and August), 6:00 pm,
Rm 103, Union Centre, 275 Broadway  

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On January 14, 2018, Local 500 members working at the Emterra Recycling Plant voted to accept a new agreement.  Highlights of t…

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A tentative agreement has been reached between CUPE Local 500 and Emterra Environmental. All CUPE Local 500 members work…

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CUPE is pleased to welcome Flight Medics/Nurses at Vanguard Air Care Inc. as the newest members of our union! Paramedics and …

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The 2018 Young Members Assembly is an opportunity for young union members to learn and share their perspectives about issues fac…

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