Please note the below information is the latest AUPE has received. It may be subject to change.
There are no rallies planned by AUPE today.
Today marks the United Nations’ International Day of Persons with Disabilities and Alberta’s largest union is using the day to renew calls for the Redford government to keep Red Deer’s Michener Centre open.
Hundreds of AUPE members, members of other unions and supporters braved blizzards and frigid wind to protest Bills 45 and 46 a rallies in Edmonton, Calgary and Lethbridge last night as the provincial politicians debated the draconian bills. Here, AUPE President Guy Smith addresses those who attended the rally at the Legislature in Edmonton.
AUPE wishes to confirm the messages that it sent to members over the weekend through an automated phone message service. They are as follows: