Volunteers continue this week at AUPE’s election phone bank at headquarters in Edmonton. They’re calling members and urging them to vote in the Oct. 19 federal election.
Over 60 seniors care workers employed by Points West Living in Lloydminister became the newest members of AUPE following a vote on Friday, October 2.
Members of AUPE’s Local 003 Executive, along with AUPE President Guy Smith and Vice-President Erez Raz, met with Minister of Justice and Solicitor General Kathleen Ganley for a groundbreaking meeting in Calgary on Oct. 2. The parties had a constructive discussion regarding a number of issues within the department.
AUPE’s occupational health and safety local liaisons met Oct. 1 at headquarters. The liaisons will work with the AUPE OH&S Committee to increase communication from individual worksites to Locals the committee.