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PRESS RELEASE – Hilton Travel Alert

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, February 23, 2016 CONTACT: Kirsty Peterson, kpeterson@local40union.com, 604-619-2434 Hotel Union and Labor Allies Issue Travel Alert for Hilton Metrotown Some unions already planning alternate arrangements in case of labour dispute (Burnaby, BC) Workers from the Hilton Vancouver Metrotown are joining together with leaders from the labour movement Tuesday to announce […]

Union Calls to Boycott Nanaimo Golf Club

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Nanaimo, BC) Unite Here Local 40 is calling for a boycott of the Nanaimo Golf Club after two dozen food and beverage workers have been locked out by the Club for over nine months. Local 40 is BC’s Hospitality Workers’ union and represents the locked out workers.  “January is the month that […]

Work It! March with UNITE HERE at Pride 2015!

Join our campaign to end job discrimination based on sexual orientation, gender identity and expression! March with UNITE HERE Local 40 at Vancouver Pride on Sunday, August 2. We will gather on the north side of Alberni St between Thurlow and Burrard at 11:45am. Come join us and #WorkIt