Agreement reached between Central Okanagan schools, CUPE | iNFOnews | Thompson-Okanagan's News Source

Current Conditions

Cloudy
3.5°C

Vernon News

Agreement reached between Central Okanagan schools, CUPE

November 30, 2019 - 6:00 PM

After much negotiation, Central Okanagan Public Schools has signed a three-year agreement with the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE).

"Although the negotiations were challenging, the Board of Education recognizes the valuable contributions that our CUPE staff makes every day," Moyra Baxter, board chairperson, said of the agreement reached Saturday, Nov. 30.

"Thanks to the many dedicated CUPE employees, our students become lifelong learners in safe, inspirational learning spaces."


To contact a reporter for this story, email Parker Crook or call (250) 864-7494 or email the editor. You can also submit photos, videos or news tips to the newsroom and be entered to win a monthly prize draw.

We welcome your comments and opinions on our stories but play nice. We won't censor or delete comments unless they contain off-topic statements or links, unnecessary vulgarity, false facts, spam or obviously fake profiles. If you have any concerns about what you see in comments, email the editor in the link above. 

News from © iNFOnews, 2019
iNFOnews

  • Popular penticton News
View Site in: Desktop | Mobile