Collective Bargaining News Archive

October 29, 2014

The AAPS bargaining committee is pleased to announce that after intensive mediation this weekend with Mediator Irene Holden, AAPS and UBC have reached a tentative Collective Agreement. The AAPS bargaining team would like to thank Ms. Holden for her assistance in helping the parties reach an agreement. The bargaining committee recommends ratification of the deal.

The highlights of the Agreement are as follows:

September 22, 2014

Dear AAPS Members,

I wanted to provide you with a brief update on collective bargaining. As outlined in an earlier update, AAPS and UBC commenced bargaining on June 11, 2014, and we had a number of bargaining sessions before adjourning for the summer. Though we had several dates scheduled for September AAPS asked to reschedule those dates as a result of unforeseen circumstances.

July 9, 2014

Dear Members,

I want to provide you with a brief update on collective bargaining.

AAPS and UBC began bargaining on June 11. The parties have a number of dates scheduled for bargaining in July. Unfortunately the University is unavailable for bargaining this summer after July 21. There are a number of dates now scheduled for September and October.