RE: City Manager Email to City Employees

Posted November 17, 2017 A message from Lanny Chudyk (CSU 52 President) to all of our City of Edmonton Members:

Photos | 2017 Children’s Christmas Party

Posted November 14, 2017 Event: Annual Children’s Christmas Party Location: Galaxyland Amusement Park, West Edmonton Mall Date: November 12, 2017 Photographer: Lan Diep-Young

CSU 52 Elections 2017

Welcome to the Elections 2017 page. Updates on the CSU 52 Board of Directors Election will be posted here. Updated November 16, 2017

EPL Unit Meeting | November 16, 2017

Posted October 27, 2017 Please join your fellow CSU 52 Members of the Edmonton Public Library to the November 16th Contractual Unit Meeting at the Union Office. Refreshments and light snacks will be provided at 6:00 p.m. with the meeting
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New: Constitution, Bylaws and Objectives

Posted October 17, 2017 All notices of motion passed by the Membership at the April 4, 2017 General Meeting regarding changes to the Constitution, both Bylaws, and the Objectives have been implemented.

Children’s Christmas Party | November 12, 2017

Updated October 17, 2017 The Social Committee has put together a fun event exclusively for CSU 52 Members and their children/grandchildren! Sunday, November 12, 2017 9:00 AM to Noon only 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM only Galaxyland, West Edmonton Mall
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President’s Report | October 3, 2017

Posted October 5, 2017 Welcome back from what, for the most part, has been a great summer. I hope everyone had an opportunity to enjoy the wonderful weather. Now to get back to business. As we are all probably aware,
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Civic Election Endorsement | CECU

Posted September 21, 2017 CSU 52 Brothers and Sisters, For your consideration, please see the below notice from the Coalition of Edmonton Civic Unions (CECU) regarding the upcoming municipal election. The Coalition has met with many candidates and is happy
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The Advocate – Fall 2017

Posted September 21, 2017 The CSU 52 Publications Committee has released a new issue of The Advocate (Volume 17, Issue 3, Fall 2017). Click on the following link to view it:

Annual Bowling Night | September 23, 2017

Posted September 5, 2017 ANNUAL BOWLING NIGHT Presented by the Young Workers Committee Date: Saturday, September 23, 2017 Time: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Location: Bonnie Doon Bowling Lanes, 8330 – 82 Avenue Cost: $5 per person (includes shoe rental)

Drainage Transfer to EPCOR

LETTER OF UNDERSTANDING | TRANSFER OF DRAINAGE SERVICES – EMPLOYEE WINDOW OF RETURN Posted September 1, 2017 ‘Letter of Understanding’ JOINT TRANSITION UPDATE (WEEKLY) Posted August 31, 2017  ‘August 31st Update’ JOINT TRANSITION UPDATE (WEEKLY) Posted August 28, 2017  ‘August 24th
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Spring Banquet Photos | April 29, 2017

Posted August 31, 2017 Photography credit: Delbert Kostura Looking for high-resolution versions? Please send an email to Lan Diep-Young, Multimedia Administrator, at lan.diep-young@csu52.org indicating which photo(s) you would like in hi-res.

City Unit Meeting | September 7, 2017

Posted August 23, 2017 City of Edmonton Unit Meeting – September 7, 2017

Labour/Management Consultation Committee | EPL

Posted August 14, 2017 Civic Service Union 52 is currently seeking one CSU 52 Shop Steward and one CSU 52 Member-at-Large to join the Library Labour/Management Consultation Committee in September.

The Advocate – Summer 2017

Posted June 28, 2017 The CSU 52 Publications Committee has released a new issue of The Advocate (Volume 17, Issue 2, Summer 2017). Click on the following link to view it: The Advocate – Spring 2017

Negotiations Committee | EPCOR

Posted May 23, 2017 Call Out for Negotiations Committee Members (EPCOR) CSU 52 is recruiting Negotiations Committee Members for the EPCOR Collective Agreement negotiations. The successful applicants will be Active CSU 52 Members who are confident in their ability to
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General Meeting & Open House BBQ | June 6, 2017

Posted May 17, 2017 General Meeting & Open House BBQ – June 6, 2017

City Unit Meeting | May 2, 2017

Posted April 25, 2017 City of Edmonton Unit Meeting – May 2, 2017

Legal opinion on obtaining documents from Epcor

We asked the edmonton law firm Chivers Carpenter Lawyers for their legal opinion on binding a subsequent city council and obtaining documents from Epcor, here is what they had to say:

Call Your Councillor Tool

Here is the link to the Call Your Councillor tool http://www.progressalberta.ca/drainage_call_your_councillor Click here to download suggested social media and email copy to send out to your lists and push out through your social media accounts.

COALITION REPORT

Good Evening, as you may be aware CUPE Local 30 has withdrawn from The Coalition of Civic Unions. The Coalition was notified by email and no substantive reasons given for the withdrawal other than a reference to a budgetary issue
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Curious about your rights?

City of Edmonton Contractual Unit Meeting Learn about your rights as an employee based on your contractual agreement. Topics include: • Bereavement leave • Unpaid leave of absence • Vacation time • Coffee and lunch breaks • Overtime and am
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Facing the Trade-offs: The Proposed Transfer of Edmonton’s Drainage Utility to EPCOR

Read the report written for the Edmonton and District Labour Council and the Coalition of Edmonton Civic Unions by Robin Shaban and prepared by Barret Weber

Lanny Chudyk says Edmontonians should keep control of the city’s drainage utility.

Lanny Chudyk, president of Civic Service Union 52 is quoted in this Edmonton Journal story on the EPCOR drainage proposal

EPCOR Unit Meeting | April 19, 2017

Posted April 4, 2017 EPCOR Unit Meeting – April 19, 2017

Union Slo-Pitch Team | Spring 2017

Posted April 6, 2017 Interested in playing ESSC slo-pitch with fellow Union members? The CSU 52 Young Workers Committee invites you to join! Deadline for signing up is April 28, 2017 on a first come, first serve basis. The season
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The Advocate – Spring 2017

Posted March 27, 2017 The CSU 52 Publications Committee has released a new issue of The Advocate (Volume 17, Issue 1, Spring 2017). Click on the following link to view it: The Advocate – Spring 2017

Annual Spring Banquet | April 29, 2017

Posted March 27, 2017 CSU 52’s Annual Spring Banquet will be held on Saturday, April 29, 2017. This year we are honouring members who retired in 2016. If you are unable to purchase your tickets from the CSU 52 Office,
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End Double-Breasting | Alberta Labour Code

Posted March 14, 2017 Source: www.ibew424.net/labourcode.html Double Breasting should be a concern to all Albertans It is very concerning about the ability of employers to avoid their relationships with unions by creating a separate non-union or ‘alternative union’ spin-off companies. We
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Coal Transition Plan

Posted March 6, 2017 Olav Rokne, Alberta Federation of Labour Coalition of coal workers unveils transition plan Report examines how Alberta can be a leader in phase out of emissions from coal-fired electricity Edmonton – A coalition of workers who
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Spring Banquet Photos | April 30, 2016

Photography credit: Delbert Kostura

TWOSE Meetings | February 15 & 21, 2017

Posted February 9, 2017 TELUS World of Science Members’ Meetings – February 15 & 21, 2017

Library Unit Meeting | February 16, 2017

Posted January 31, 2017 Library Unit Meeting – February 16, 2017

Committee Election Results

Posted January 17, 2017 Committee Elections took place at the January 10, 2017 General Meeting and the results are as follows: Download Election Results

The Advocate – Winter 2016

Posted December 23, 2016 The CSU 52 Publications Committee has released a new issue of The Advocate (Volume 16, Issue 4, Winter 2016). Click on the following link to view it: The Advocate – Winter 2016

CSU 52 Event Calendar

Updated May 11, 2016

Listening Campaign | Call to Action

Updated October 20, 2016 Ensure you and your colleagues are heard! Download Poster

2016 Elections Results | Board of Directors

Welcome to the Elections 2016 page. Updates on the CSU 52 Board of Directors Election will be posted here. Updated October 27, 2016 Election Results Thank you to all Members who voted in this year’s Board of Directors Election! The
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LTD Plan | Annual Review and Premium Rebate

Posted September 26, 2016 To All CSU 52 Members at The City of Edmonton and Edmonton Public Library: As you are aware, every pay period you are deducted premiums for Long Term Disability (LTD) Plan coverage. This coverage is critical
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2015-2018 Collective Agreement | Capital Power

Posted September 16, 2016 Download Collective Agreement

The Advocate – Fall 2016

Posted September 7, 2016 The CSU 52 Publications Committee has released a new issue of The Advocate (Volume 16, Issue 3, Fall 2016). Click on the following link to view it: The Advocate – Fall 2016

The Advocate – Summer 2016

Posted July 7, 2016 The CSU 52 Publications Committee has released a new issue of The Advocate (Volume 16, Issue 2, Summer 2016). Click on the following link to view it: The Advocate – Summer 2016

Constitution & Bylaws

Posted June 23, 2016 Download the Constitution & Bylaws

Union Softball Team | Summer 2016

Posted June 3, 2016 Interested in playing ESSC softball with fellow Union members? The CSU 52 Youth Committee invites you to join! Deadline for signing up is June 17th, 2016, applications will be accepted on a first come, first serve
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“Summer of ’86” Celebration | June 4, 2016

Posted May 16, 2016 The Alberta Labour History Institute (ALHI) invites CSU 52 members to commemorate the thirty-year Anniversary of “The Summer of ’86” on Saturday, June 4, 2016. This is a free event; please RSVP to Alvin Finkel via
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International Workers’ Day | May 1, 2016

Posted April 29, 2016 May 1st is international Workers’ Day. Each year events are organized across the country to celebrate gains in quality of life which unions have secured for union members and society as a whole. This year’s Edmonton
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Annual Spring Banquet | April 30, 2016

Posted April 1, 2016 CSU 52’s Annual Spring Banquet will be held on Saturday, April 30, 2016. This year we are honouring members who retired in 2015. Download Poster

EPCOR Unit Meeting | April 27, 2016

Posted April 14, 2016 EPCOR Unit Meeting – April 27, 2016  

TWOSE Unit Meeting | April 20, 2016

Posted April 14, 2016 TELUS World of Science – Edmonton Unit Meeting – April 20, 2016  

City Unit Meeting | April 19, 2016

Posted April 1, 2016 City Unit Meeting – April 19, 2016  

The Advocate – Spring 2016

Posted March 23, 2016 The CSU 52 Publications Committee has released a new issue of The Advocate (Volume 16, Issue 1, Spring 2016). Click on the following link to view it: The Advocate – Spring 2016

2014-2018 Collective Agreement | Edmonton Public Library

Posted February 19, 2016 Download Collective Agreement

City Shop Steward Meeting | February 25, 2016

Posted February 5, 2016 City Shop Steward Meeting – February 25, 2016  

Library Unit Meeting | February 16, 2016

Posted February 5, 2016 Library Unit Meeting – February 16, 2016  

2014-2017 Collective Agreement & Wages | EPCOR

Posted January 29, 2016 Download Collective Agreement

Committee Election Results 2016

Posted December 9, 2015 Updated January 21, 2016 An election was held at the January 12, 2016 General Membership Meeting.  The results are as follows:

WE’VE MOVED!

Posted January 21, 2016 As of Monday, January 18, 2016, our address became: 10212 – 112 Street NW Edmonton, AB  T5K 1M4 All telephone/fax numbers and email addresses have not changed.  We are, however, experiencing technical issues with our telephone
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Kids’ Christmas Party Photos | November 21, 2015

The Social Committee held the annual Kids’ Christmas Party at Galaxyland, West Edmonton Mall, on November 21, 2015.

The Advocate – Winter 2015

Posted December 16, 2015 The CSU 52 Publications Committee has released a new issue of The Advocate (Volume 15, Issue 4, Winter 2015). Click on the following link to view it: The Advocate – Winter 2015

2015-2018 Wage Grid | Capital Power

Posted December 9, 2015 Collective Agreement to follow within the next 2 to 3 weeks. Download Wage Grid

The Advocate – Autumn 2015

Posted December 9, 2015 The CSU 52 Publications Committee has released a new issue of The Advocate (Volume 15, Issue 3, Autumn 2015). Click on the following link to view it: The Advocate – Autumn 2015

December 1st General Meeting & Turkey Dinner

Posted November 25, 2015 The General Membership Meeting for the month of December will be held on Tuesday, December 1, 2015 at the Norwood Legion (11150 – 82 Street) at 5:30 p.m. All Members are invited to attend. A turkey
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Capital Power Ratification Vote & Retro Form

Updated November 25, 2015 Posted November 18, 2015 Please be advised that the Memorandum of Agreement between CSU 52 and Capital Power was ratified on November 17, 2015 by the membership with an excellent voter turnout. Thank you for taking
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Shop Steward Assembly Election

Posted November 18, 2015 Please be advised that nominations and an election took place at Shop Steward Training on November 17, 2015 for one (1) Chief Shop Steward position and one (1) Assistant Chief Shop Steward position, terms commencing January
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2015 Election Results | Board of Directors

Updated November 12, 2015 ELECTION RESULTS An election was held November 4, 10 and 12, 2015 for the Board of Directors position of Chief Trustee (one position for a 1-year term). The result is as follows: CANDIDATE VOTES RECEIVED Donna Demyen
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Capital Power Bargaining Update

Posted November 9, 2015 Bargaining Update #8 This information is intended for CSU 52 members and for Capital Power Managers who oversee unionized staff falling within the CSU 52 Bargaining Unit at EPCOR Tower and Genesee. The parties are pleased
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Children’s Christmas Party | November 21, 2015

Posted October 29, 2015 Exclusively for CSU 52 Members only. Ticket sales November 2nd to November 18th only. Download Poster

President’s Report | September 29, 2015

I would like to begin my report by congratulating and thanking our membership for their decision to move forward and authorize the purchase as recommended by our Executive Board of a new office building for CSU 52. The new office
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CSU 52 Dues Increase

Posted October 23, 2015 Effective November 15, 2015 for all CSU 52 members, the flat rate of union dues will increase from $6.00 to $8.00 per pay period. The ratio portion, 11/16 of 1% multiplied by the gross bi-weekly salary,
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Spring Banquet Photos | May 2, 2015

Photography credit: Vasilly Kim

Meetings to Discuss Scheduling Concerns within EPL

Posted October 16, 2015 The Union will be holding two meetings to provide clarification regarding the scheduling language that is contained in the Collective Agreement and to gather information regarding some scheduling concerns that we’ve been hearing from our members.

NOTICE | Extended General Membership Meeting

Posted October 9, 2015 Please be advised that quorum was not met at the October 6, 2015 General Membership Meeting. Due to lack of a quorum, an extended General Membership Meeting has been scheduled for: GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING 3:00 p.m. on
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2014-2017 Wage Grid | EPCOR

Posted September 25, 2015 Collective Agreement to follow within the next 2 to 3 weeks. Download Wage Grid

NOTICE | CSU 52 Executive Board Nominations

Posted September 16, 2015 Revised September 21, 2015 2015 EXECUTIVE BOARD NOMINATIONS Nominations for the CSU 52 Executive Board will be accepted at the next General Membership Meeting Tuesday, October 6, 2015 @ 5:30 p.m. Norwood Legion 11150 – 82
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The Advocate – Summer 2015

Posted September 16, 2015 The CSU 52 Publications Committee has released a new issue of The Advocate (Volume 15, Issue 2, September 2015). Click on the following link to view it: The Advocate – Summer 2015

Interpretation of Contractual Items | City & Library

Posted September 2, 2015 Leave for Medical and Dental Appointments City, Article 8.03.01.04 (EPL, reference Article 9.06): Permanent and probationary employees will schedule and attend their medical and dental appointments on their own time. Only when this is not possible
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Tentative Building Purchase Offer

Posted August 26, 2015 Please note that a New Business item will be brought forward at the September General Membership Meeting regarding the tentative purchase of an office building for relocation of CSU 52. A presentation will be made to
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NOTICE | CSU 52 Elections

Posted August 13, 2015 COMING TO A WORKPLACE NEAR YOU!! CSU 52 will be holding EXECUTIVE BOARD ELECTIONS OCTOBER 2015 & SHOP STEWARD ELECTIONS NOVEMBER 2015 Watch for more details to come! [ PDF version to post ]

NOTICE | Change in Meeting Location

Posted August 13, 2015 Due to member feedback from the June 2nd General Membership Meeting, future scheduled union meetings will no longer be held at the Stanley Milner Library. Please be advised that, effective September 1, 2015, General Membership and
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2014-2018 Collective Agreement & Wages | City of Edmonton

Posted July 29, 2015 Edited September 15, 2015 Download Collective Agreement

Be Your Own Busker

Posted July 3, 2015 Edmonton International Street Performers Festival Sponsored by the Members & Community Support Committee of the Union 52 Benevolent Society.

NOTICE | June 2nd General Meeting & BBQ Location

Posted May 29, 2015 Please be advised that the June 2nd General Membership Meeting location has been changed to: NORWOOD LEGION 11150 – 82 Street 5:00 PM Come rain or shine! This invitation is for ALL CSU 52 Members. A
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Bargaining Updates | All CSU 52 Units

Posted May 22, 2015 City of Edmonton The 2014-2018 Collective Agreement between CSU 52 and the City of Edmonton is currently being proofread between the parties. It is expected to be finalized in late June 2015. Edmonton Public Library The 2014-2018
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Correction to Executive Meeting Minutes

Posted May 15, 2015 RE:  Executive Meeting Minutes, Union 52 Benevolent Society – February 10, 2015 It has recently come to my attention that an item in correspondence of the above-noted minutes is not correct or factual. After reviewing them
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EPCOR Bargaining Update & Retro Form

Posted May 5, 2015 Bargaining Update This information is intended for CSU 52 members and for Managers who oversee unionized staff falling within the CSU 52 Bargaining Unit. This update has been issued jointly by the Company and the Union.
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EPCOR Ratification Vote

Updated April 29, 2015 Please be advised that the Memorandum of Agreement between CSU 52 and EPCOR has been ratified by the membership with an excellent voter turnout. Thank you for taking the time to attend the Information Meetings and casting
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Special Coalition Notice – April 2015

Posted April 28, 2015 Brothers and Sisters, As you are aware, Premier Jim Prentice has called an election and Albertans will be going to the polls on May 5. As a Coalition we have been paying close attention as news
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May 5, 2015 General Meeting Cancelled

Posted April 21, 2015 Please note that due to the May 5th Provincial Election falling on the same day as the May 2015 CSU 52 General Membership Meeting, the Executive Board of CSU 52 has, by motion, cancelled the May
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EPCOR Bargaining Update

April 10, 2015 This information is intended for CSU 52 members and for managers who oversee unionized staff falling within the CSU 52 Bargaining Unit for EPCOR Utilities Inc. The Parties have concluded negotiations and have reached a tentative Memorandum
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EPCOR Information Meeting Sessions

Your Negotiations Committee has attended two mediated sessions (March 20 and 23, 2015) with EPCOR. We have another meeting scheduled for April 9, 2015 and remain committed to negotiating a Memorandum of Agreement to bring back for a membership ratification
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May 19 Presentation: Family & Workplace Violence

Tracy Foran, CSU 52 Chief Shop Steward, would like to invite all CSU 52 Members, Shop Stewards and Union Office Staff to a presentation on Family & Workplace Violence that will be taking place at the May 19, 2015 Shop Steward
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New CSU 52 Job Opportunities

Posting #2015-02 Business Agent (Labour Relations Practitioner) 1 Permanent Position Closed: March 27, 2015 Posting #2015-03 Developmental Business Agent (Labour Relations Practitioner) 2 Positions (Term: up to 2 years) Closed: March 27, 2015

The Advocate – Spring 2015

The CSU 52 Publications Committee has released a new issue of The Advocate (Volume 15, Issue 1, Spring 2015). Click on the following link to view it: The Advocate – Spring 2015 In this issue…

EPCOR Negotiations Information Session

Your Negotiations Committee has been working hard to negotiate a fair and reasonable agreement for all CSU 52 Members at EPCOR. Our last bargaining session was February 13, 2015; the parties were not able to reach an agreement. As a
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Capital Power Negotiations & Survey 2015

The Capital Power CSU 52 Collective Agreement expired on December 13, 2014, and the Negotiations Committee members are already at work. Your committee members are: Joe Childs, CSU 52 Chief Spokesperson Amanda Pickett, CSU 52 Business Agent Kevin Parry, Genesee
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TELUS World of Science Contractual Unit Vote

Civic Service Union 52 held two Information Meetings/Ratification Vote on January 21, 2015 and January 24, 2015 on the proposed 2014 – 2018 Collective Agreement. The vote was in favour of acceptance. The contract has been ratified. TELUS World of
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Edmonton Public Library Contractual Unit Ratification Vote

Civic Service Union 52 held an Information Meeting on January 18, 2015 and a ratification vote on Sunday and Monday January 18 and 19, 2015 on the proposed 2014 – 2018 Collective Agreement. The vote was in favour of acceptance.
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City of Edmonton Contractual Unit Ratification Vote

Civic Service Union 52 held two Information Meetings on January 13, 2015 and a ratification vote on Monday and Tuesday, January 12 and 13, 2015 on the proposed 2014 – 2018 Collective Agreement. The vote was in favour of acceptance.
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TELUS World of Science Information Session & Ratification Votes

Information Session & Ratification Votes TELUS World of Science – Edmonton, Lunch Room 1 Wednesday, January 21, 2015 @ 4:45 PM to 6:30 PM Saturday, January 24, 2015 @ 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM 5BargainingUpdate.Jan2015

City of Edmonton Memorandum of Agreement

The following items which appear in the Memorandum of Agreement between the City of Edmonton and the Union have been CORRECTED: The 40 hour EDO program Letter of Understanding references “under this addendum” in the first paragraph. The 40 hour
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New Meeting Location for General and Shop Steward Meetings for 2015

Commencing with our January 6,  2015 General meeting, all CSU 52 General Membership and Shop Steward Meetings will be held in the Edmonton Room on the lower level of the Stanley Milner Library in downtown Edmonton.

Shop Steward Meeting Dates 2015

The 2015 Shop Steward Meeting Dates have been set. With the exception of the February training session meetings will commence at 5:30 pm. At the October 1, 2013 General Membership Meeting a motion was passed to hold only five (5)
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Standing Committee Election Results 2014

An election was held on November 4th 2014 at the General Membership Meeting at the Norwood Legion for the various Committees of CSU 52. It was great to see so many new people interested in joining committees. It is a
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City of Edmonton IT Reclassification Review Update

City of Edmonton IT Reclassification Review Communication Update December 17, 2014 2ITClass.Review(Dec172014)

City of Edmonton Bargaining Update (November 13 2014)

Your Negotiations committee is issuing this update on the status of negotiations and to advise you of the next step in the process. Your committee has met with the City of Edmonton on both October 30th and November 6th for
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Bylaws (DRAFT) for Member Review

Bylaws September 11 2014 v0.22 (for Website Posting) (110914)

Executive Board Election Results

An Executive Board Election was held on October 28, 2014. The result of the election is as follows: Lanny Chudyk was elected to the position of President for a two year term Darlene Woodham was elected to the position of
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City of Edmonton Bargaining Update (October 24, 2014)

The Bargaining unit has meetings scheduled with the City of Edmonton Management team on October 30 and November 6, 2014. As you have been made aware through communications from our President Lanny Chudyk, this has been a difficult round of
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CSU 52 Draft Bylaws

CSU 52 is working on a new set of updated Bylaws to replace its current Constitution and Bylaws. Several versions of the Draft Bylaws have been presented to the membership; here you will find the most recent version. You will also
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LAPP/Union Update – July 2014

Since we are at the end of July and have no General Membership Meetings scheduled for July or August, I thought it would be important to update you, the Membership, on a number of issues and if possible get your
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Library Representative Election Results

By acclamation Lori Jeffery‐Heaney has been appointed to the position for a (2) two year term. LIBRARYElectionResults

Society of Retired City of Edmonton Employees

Updated May 30, 2017 The Society of Retired City of Edmonton Employees Social Club is a casual group of retirees, including members from all City of Edmonton departments (Management, all unions and out-of-scope). Membership in the Society is free. CSU
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