Job Action Update #12

Note: this information was updated August 13

Picket schedule August 12 to August 18, 2007

Sunday, August 12

Central:  12:00pm – 4:00pm

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday (August 13-16)

Central:  7:00am – 11:00am, 10:00am – 2:00pm, 1:00pm – 5:00pm, 4:00pm – 8:00pm

Britannia, Collingwood, Joe Fortes, Kerri dale, Kitsilano, Mount Pleasant:
9:00am – 1:00pm, 1:00pm – 5:00pm

Friday, August 17

Central:  7:00am – 11:00am, 10:00am – 2:00pm, 1:00pm – 5:00pm

Britannia, Collingwood, Joe Fortes, Kerrisdale, Kitsilano, Mount Pleasant:
9:00am – 1:00pm, 1:00pm – 5:00pm

Saturday, August 18

Central:  7:00am – 5:00pm

Rally at Central on Friday

There will be a rally at Central this Friday from noon to 2:00pm. Details of speeches and agenda to follow.

Job Action / Picket Captain Meeting on Thursday

This Thursday there will be a meeting for all picket captains, runners, registrars and anyone wanting to assist in the strike organizing. The meeting will be an opportunity to clarify any duties and procedures associated with the strike 9:00am to noon, union office (545 West 10th Avenue).

Slogan Contest!

CUPE 391 will be making buttons to give out to the members of the community. We’re looking for the perfect slogan to generate further public support.

Contest is running one day only (Wednesday). Entry forms will be at each picket site, and should be returned to the picket captain.

Not on the line, but have a great slogan? Just e-mail it to with the subject line “slogan”.

Tidy up at the end of your shift

Please take all your personal belongings home at the end of your picket duty. Trash should be bagged and left in the appropriate place, mindful of the work done by CUPE 1004.

Grandeur on Georgia

After each Study Session at Central there will be “Grandeur on Georgia” for half an hour. Watch City T.V. Breakfast Television Wednesday to see clips of the inaugural event.