Call for Bargaining Proposals

Call For Proposals

As you are all aware our contract ended March 31/20.

We hope to begin Bargaining this spring. If you have any concerns you would like addressed in this round of bargaining your negotiating committee would like to hear any proposals you may have in mind.

Please submit any proposals you may have to any member of the bargaining committee, or by filling out the form below. This information will help us a great deal for our upcoming bargaining.

Deadline for submissions of proposals is February 20th, 2021.


In Solidarity,
on behalf of your Negotiation Committee,

Theresa Antle


Fill out the form below to send in your proposal by email.

Membership Meetings Returning

We are hoping to return to having our monthly membership meetings this month. However due to the on-going Covid-19 pandemic situation we cannot hold them on campus in our usual location. Instead, we will be having them at Memorial’s Signal Hill Campus location in room B2007.

There will be meetings on October 13th, November 10th and December 8th. Start time will be 7pm and you will be required to wear a face mask to enter the facility. Inside, hand sanitiser will be provided and social distancing will also be enforced.

In addition to this you will also have the option to attend virtually using WebEx. Click on the link below to log in at the meeting’s start time.

Click here to attend virtually using WebEx

If you are asked for a password, please use: OCT2020

Hope to see you there!

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Congratulations to the Newly Elected Executive Committee!

Congratulations to the newly elected Executive Committee of 1615. There are some familiar faces returning and, some that are new to the committee. It takes a lot of time and dedication to offer yourself for these positions. All the best to everyone in the next few years.

From left to right:

Bill Gin – 1yr Trustee; Tim Strange – Membership Officer; Shawn Organ – 2nd Vice President; Natalie Webber – Secretary Treasurer; Fred Walsh – 3yr Trustee; Theresa Antle – President; Scott Quilty – Recording Secretary; Christine Gollop – 1st Vice President. Not Pictured: Diane Johnson – 3rd Vice President(Grenfell)

Biennial Election of Executive Officers – January 20th 2020

CUPE 1615 will be having it’s Biennial Election of Executive Officers next week.

The executive committee is responsible for the leadership and administration of the local. It is the job of the executive to coordinate these activities, and to ensure that the members have adequate information, advice and funds to deal effectively with workplace problems and concerns. The best run locals are those that successfully advance the interests of their membership within a culture of problem solving.  So please come out and vote to ensure we have the best executive committee possible.

The election will be held Tuesday January 14th at 5:30pm in the following locations:

  • St. John’s Campus – ER3009A
  • Grenfell Campus – AS275