Latest News & Coming Events

  • Tuesday, January 9, 2018
    Dear Sisters, Brothers and Friends, MoveUP Women’s Rights Committee encourages all our members to take part in March On Vancouver on January 20 in support of women’s rights. Over 15,000 people took...
  • Friday, January 5, 2018
    Driver examiners at ICBC face disturbingly high rates of verbal abuse.  CBC interviews VP Annette Toth who says MoveUP is trying to get better protection for workers -- at ICBC and other...
  • Tuesday, January 2, 2018
    APPLICATIONS ARE HEREWITH INVITED FOR: POSITION:         Administrative Assistant - Full Time RegularSALARY:        ...
  • Friday, December 22, 2017
    Want to find out more about our union? Join us on Wednesday, February 7th, 2018 for Union 101, a course just for young workers - aged 30-and-under - hosted by the Youth Action Committee.
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    Tuesday, December 19, 2017
    The Winter 2017 edition of the Local Voice is now available to read online. Read it on your browser, or in PDF format by clicking here.  
  • Wednesday, December 13, 2017
    President David Black met with Transportation Minister Claire Trevena to discuss BC Transit and transportation issues affecting MoveUP members  
  • Tuesday, December 12, 2017
    Dear MoveUP members, I would like to personally thank you for attending our recent Children’s Breakfast with Santa events on December 3 in Victoria and December 9 in Burnaby. I would also like to...
  • Monday, December 11, 2017
    The government’s decision to proceed with construction on Site C comes as a welcome relief to MoveUP members working in Fort St. John and others at BC Hydro.
  • Wednesday, December 6, 2017
    MoveUP’s Women’s Rights Committee acknowledges December 6 as the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in Canada. On December 6, 1989, 14 female students at l’École...
  • Pacific Blue Cross
    Tuesday, November 28, 2017
    Pacific Blue Cross will be holding its Annual General Meeting on December 13. We urge you to attend and vote for a new board of directors, including Alicia Gallo, VP MoveUP.
  • Wednesday, November 1, 2017
    Repair shops have been given the keys to the vault – and drivers are paying the price. ICBC’s express repair system, created by the Liberals 16 year ago, has led to millions of dollars wasted on auto...
  • Monday, October 30, 2017
    MoveUP President David Black advocating for members in Victoria, with Minister of Labour Harry Bains.
  • Wednesday, October 18, 2017
    Each year on October 18, we acknowledge Persons Day recognizing the historic day 88 years ago in 1929 when Canada’s highest court of appeal – the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council of Great...
  • Monday, October 16, 2017
    Do you know an outstanding union activist at MoveUP?Nominations are open for the 2018 Ardell Brophy award. This annual award is presented to MoveUP stewards who demonstrate fierce dedication and...
  • Friday, October 13, 2017
    Video greeting from MoveUP President David Black to Avis shuttlers, who have just joined the union.  Growing our union and standing united gives us more strength and we are better together.
  • Site C visit by MoveUP
    Tuesday, October 3, 2017
    President David Black and VP Gwenne Farrell recently visited Site C to meet with MoveUP members, along with Union Reps Brad Bastien and Tony Geluch. About 56 members work on the project and many are...
  • Thursday, September 14, 2017
    The BC government has promised to raise the minimum wage to $15 by 2021. That's not soon enough for the half a million workers who make less than $15 per hour. MoveUP supports the BC Federation of...
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    The Summer 2017 edition of Local Voice magazine is now available online. This edition's topics include:
  • Tuesday, September 12, 2017
    MoveUP President David Black says the BC Budget is on course to create greater stability for workers.
  • Friday, September 8, 2017
    NEWS RELEASE Repair shops hold the keys to the vault, says the staff union at ICBC ICBC executives were repeatedly warned about problems within the crown corporation.  But the concerns of the...