Shared on behalf of CUPE 1004.
The Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) and its over 4,200 workers and CUPE members have been left out of Canada's post-pandemic economic recovery plan.
The VDLC continues to call for the cancellation of rent debt, a ban on evictions, and a moratorium on mortgage payments for those who need it during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The VDLC, through our Downtown Eastside Joint Union Committee, continues to bring together affiliated unions representing community health and community social services workers in the DTES.
Municipalities and transit agencies continue to need emergency funding in order to protect jobs and maintain vital services that our communities depend on.
Mountain Equipment Coop recently announced that its Annual General Meeting which was scheduled for later this month will be postponed until December 10.
The Vancouver and District Labour Council supports the Black Lives Matter movement, and all who are fighting to end systemic racism, white supremacy, and police brutality.