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Office Holiday Closure

It’s about that time!! The holidays are here… whether you celebrate Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Christmas, the birth of Jesus, Santa or just enjoy a good winter wonderland; may your celebrations be full of love, health, & happiness. Enjoy being surrounded by your loved ones!! Thank you to all our members who continue to provide quality services

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Member At Large Nominations and Elections

MEMBERS AT LARGE Positions   Equity Committee 3 positions Political Action Committee 1 position If interested you must notify the office by Friday, November 26, 2021 at 4:00pm. You must be a member in good standing. You may self nominate by submitting an email, office@cupe5167.org, or by calling (905) 522-0917.   IF YOU HAVE PREVIOUSLY

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President’s Message – Workplace Protests

Hello 5167ers, We have received several inquires from our members about the recent social and political action protest carried out by Hamilton Encampment Support Network (HESN) on this past Friday at the Chedoke yard. Please note CUPE Local 5167 was not aware of this planned protest or involved. The CUPE flags present were not those

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A message from President Jay Hunter

COVID-19 – A Message from the President of CUPE Local 5167 . I want to begin this message by acknowledging every single one of our 3800 members who have continued to deliver valuable services throughout this unprecedented time in our history.   In your own way you’ve done your part, so thank you to:  

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Union Representation Announcement

CUPE Local 5167 ACTING VICE PRESIDENT We are pleased to announce that JASON LUCAS has been appointed as the Acting Vice-President He can be reached at lucas@cupe5167.org or 905-522-0917 ext. 228   ACTING INSIDE VICE PRESIDENT We are pleased to announce that LEIGH ANN SUTHERLAND has been appointed as the Acting Inside Vice-President She can

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Attention CUPE Local 5167 Members – City of Hamilton Employees

Attention CUPE Local 5167 Members – City of Hamilton Employees Update #2 – August 30, 2021 The City has posted their policy regarding the mandatory vaccination verification policy. Please note we previously referred to this as the mandatory vaccination policy. It should be noted it is not a mandatory vaccination policy; but is about verification

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