Click here to download the CCU Labour Day postcard PDF Locals of the PPWC will be holding the following events to celebrate Labour Day and to honour the Canadian labour movement and the contributions that workers have made. LOCAL 1 & 26 Labour Day Picnic Kinnaird Park September 2, 2019 11am – 3pm […]
The CCU/CSC provides annual bursaries of $500 for dependent children of members of unions belonging to the CCU/CSC for the purpose of furthering their post-secondary education. There will be a lottery for these bursaries at the CCU Executive Board meeting in Ottawa in October. For the bursary applications (French and English versions), please click the […]
Originally published in The Star on August 19, 2019 Why Vancouver Island’s Giant Trees Have Never Been More Valuable And More In Danger By Jeremy Nuttall, Star Vancouver Mon., Aug. 19, 2019 WALBRAN VALLEY, B. C.—Next to a dusty dirt road and up a mountainside not far from where Vancouver Island’s southwest coast fades into the […]
The trustees of the PPWC – Employer Trusteed Health & Welfare Plan met on June 17th and would like to update you on a number of items relating to your group benefit coverage. Updates include: BC PharmaCare Biosimilar Initiative Travelling out of Province Member Surveys Drug Supply Limits for Maintenance Medication Index of Employee Bulletin […]
Check out the latest edition of the PPWC Leaflet! Download Issue (PDF) In this Issue: Howe Sound Secondary Scholarship Winner What’s Going on at the Locals? CCU Report 2019 Convention
PPWC Local 18 has been issued an indefinite closure in Mackenzie. Hundreds are without jobs and these curtailments will affect more than just mill workers. In response to this, the MackenzieMatters Rally will take place on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 12 PM – 4 PM. Rally attendees will gather by the forestry building to […]
Ban raw Lumber Exports from B.C. Sign the Petition Here!
The Confederation of Canadian Unions (CCU) has produced an amazing postcard in recognition of the National Day of Mourning on April 28. Please download the digital copy below. We ask that you please forward the digital version to our membership. Thank you to the members of the CCU Communications Committee for making this happen. Download […]
The 57th Annual PPWC Convention will be held in Castlegar, B.C. on April 3-5, 2019.
The 57th Annual Convention will be held on April 3-5, 2019 in Castlegar, B.C. Check out the latest edition of the PPWC Leaflet. Download Issue (PDF) In this Issue: What’s Going on at the Locals? Environmental & Forestry Seminar CCU Report PPWC Swag