Hamilton. Our City. Our Union.


Vote to Protect Our Public Services!

Hamilton is our home. It is a place that we take a lot of pride in, a city that is being recognized as a great place to live, grow and raise a family. As Hamilton continues to grow, we need to ensure that nobody gets left behind, that the quality public services we all rely

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Educational Opportunities

Introduction to Allyship   Participants will learn how to build a practice of allyship in their personal lives as well as in their locals, workplaces and communities. Learners will explore definitions, principles and applications of good allyship, and discuss related topics like white supremacy, privilege, comfort zones and strategies for collective action. Tuesday, March 8

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Attention City Unit Employees

The Union met with the Employer where we were advised of the possible changes to the Mandatory Covid-19 Vaccination Verification Policy, specifically as it relates to the implications to the employment status of our members. The Union argued adamantly against the changes. We have filed a policy grievance against the amendments to this policy. The

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2022 General Membership Meetings

2022 GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS (GMM) GMMs are held on the 4th Monday of the month at 6:00pm. January 24 February 28 March 28 April 25 May 30 (Not May 24 due to Victoria Day) June 27 July 25 August 22 September 26 October 24 November 28 No GMM in December Please note that GMMs are

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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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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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