Notice: 2014 Dues Amendment for Camp Workers’ Dues

As per Article XII, of the UNITE HERE Local 40 Bylaws, this is a first reading, at the June 30, 2014 General Membership Meeting, of a proposed amendment to the Local’s Bylaws to increase ... Read more »

HMS Host Workers at YVR Raise Standards in New Contract

Over 500 HMS Host workers won a major victory when they ratified a new 3 1/2 year agreement on May 9. The new agreement provides workers with significant wage increases of up to $2.00/hour, ... Read more »

Local 40 Reaches Settlement with The Railway Club

Unite Here Local 40 is pleased to report that following three days of mediation at the British Columbia Labour Relations Board, and with the assistance of neutral Labour Board Mediator ... Read more »

Workers Hold 1-Day Strike at Powell River Town Centre Hotel

On May 1, members of UNITE HERE Local 40 held a 1-day strike to protest the lack of progress in bargaining with Powell River Town Centre Hotel. The 35 housekeepers, cooks, servers, ... Read more »

Canucks: Rehire Your Concession Workers!

When Rosario Rosette, 64, heard the news that Canucks Sports & Entertainment would be terminating their contract with Aramark, she was stunned. “This job has been my bread and ... Read more »

Local 40 Members Ratify New Contract at 47 Hotels, Pubs & Liquor Stores

On December 12, 2013, UNITE HERE Local 40 members who work in 47 hotels, pubs and liquor stores across BC ratified their new collective agreement with 93% voting in favour.  The new ... Read more »
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