Members, you are invited to the next General Membership Meeting that will be held online via Zoom. An amended Agenda is still to be finalized. October 6 is also the deadline for Board of Directors Nominations.
President Lanny Chudyk released the following statement in response to the City of Edmonton’s Auditor’s report: “The Auditor’s recommendation to reduce costs and number of supervisors at the City of Edmonton confirms what CSU 52 and its partners in the Coalition of Edmonton Civic Unions have been advocating for some.”
The Alberta Government announced Bill 32: Restoring Balance in Alberta’s Workplaces Act claiming to “restore balance to Alberta’s workplaces, support economic recovery and get Albertans back to work”. This essay aims to provide the reader with the historical development of the regulatory regimes in industrial relations as an explanation to the current mainstream legislation throughout Canada.
EPCOR Members, you are invited to the next Contractual Unit Meeting that will be held online via Zoom. This is an “open floor” opportunity that will allow members to ask questions regarding the ongoing COVID-19 situation, bargaining, or anything work related.
CSU 52 stands in solidarity with the workers at Safeway/Sobeys who are members of UFCW Local 401. We oppose binding arbitration to resolve this dispute and support the recommendations from the mediator to be voted on by the workers affected.
EPCOR Members, you are invited to an important Contractual Unit Meeting that will be held online via Zoom. This is an “open floor” opportunity that will allow members to ask questions regarding the COVID-19 situation, bargaining, or anything work related.
Added to Collective Agreement: Amended Letter of Understanding – Temporary Layoff and Recall: COVID-19 Pandemic
Quorum was not met for the Special Meeting that was scheduled for July 29, 2020 at the Kingsway Legion, therefore no business was conducted. All proposed amendments (CSU 52 Constitution & Bylaws and Union 52 Benevolent Society Bylaws) are to be postponed to 2021.
Added: Clarification on the extension of LOU #11: Top-up Pay and Benefits
Join us to learn about the different types of Seniority, the benefits of Seniority, when and how to use it in the Hiring Process, and other factors involved during hiring. RSVP is appreciated.
The Public Events Committee is seeking volunteers for an exhibition table at this event on Saturday, June 22nd.
CSU 52 held information meetings for members planning for retirement. Representatives from the Alberta Retired Teachers’ Association (ARTA) and Local Authorities Pension Plan (LAPP) were invited to present and answer any questions from the membership. Resources and links now available.
Posted August 13, 2018 On April 28, 2018, Civic Service Union 52 held its Annual Spring Banquet to honour their members who retired in 2017! Photography credit: Delbert Kostura
Posted August 7, 2018 The CSU 52 Public Events Committee is seeking volunteers to assist the Edmonton & District Labour Council (EDLC) in their 29th Annual Labour Day BBQ for the unemployed and underemployed.
Updated August 21, 2018 Update: Drainage Employees Classification Appeal August 14, 2018 The CSU 52 classification appeals will be heard by an Appeals Committee of EPCOR leaders who are knowledgeable in a variety of functions/disciplines and the Hay Job Evaluation
Posted June 19, 2018 The Alberta Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Act establishes minimum standards for healthy and safe practices in Alberta workplaces. These laws are enforced through inspections, investigations, orders, administrative penalties, fines and prosecutions. OHS Act changes took effect
Posted June 22, 2018 Interested in playing slo-pitch this summer with fellow Union Members? The Young Workers Committee invites you to join at no cost to you – all fees are covered by CSU 52 for dues-paying Members.
Posted March 22, 2017 Please join your fellow CSU 52 Members of the City of Edmonton at the April 17th Contractual Unit Meeting at the Norwood Legion. Items of discussion include:
Posted March 12, 2018 Dust off your shoes and come out to socialize with friends and colleagues! What Annual Spring Banquet Honouring 2017 Retirees When Saturday, April 28, 2018 Cocktails at 5:00 p.m. Dinner at 6:00 p.m.
Posted February 28, 2018 Chief Shop Steward, Amanda Hall, invites all CSU 52 Members across all five Bargaining Units to attend this informative Shop Steward Training Session featuring special guest, Dewey Funk (OH&S Advisor, United Nurses of Alberta), who will
Posted January 11, 2018 Nominations and elections for various Committee positions took place at the January 9, 2018 General Membership Meeting. ‘Committee Election Results 2018’
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
Welcome to the Elections 2017 page. Updates on the CSU 52 Board of Directors Election will be posted here. Updated November 22, 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 email@example.com indicating which photo(s) you would like in hi-res.
Posted August 23, 2017 City of Edmonton Unit Meeting – September 7, 2017
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.
Posted May 17, 2017 General Meeting & Open House BBQ – June 6, 2017
The Board is seeking nominations to fill the vacant position of ‘Contractual Unit Director, Capital Power’ – Deadline: April 2, 2019
Posted April 25, 2017 City of Edmonton Unit Meeting – May 2, 2017
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:
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.
Lanny Chudyk, president of Civic Service Union 52 is quoted in this Edmonton Journal story on the EPCOR drainage proposal
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
Posted April 4, 2017 EPCOR Unit Meeting – April 19, 2017
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
Photography credit: Delbert Kostura
Posted February 9, 2017 TELUS World of Science Members’ Meetings – February 15 & 21, 2017
Posted January 31, 2017 Library Unit Meeting – February 16, 2017
Posted January 17, 2017 Committee Elections took place at the January 10, 2017 General Meeting and the results are as follows: Download Election Results
Updated May 11, 2016
Updated October 20, 2016 Ensure you and your colleagues are heard! Download Poster
Recently, a disheartening experience concerning a member of CSU 52 was shared at a union event. Apparently, at one particular location, management has implemented a policy restricting the number of “bathroom breaks” and the amount of time per visit.
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
Posted April 14, 2016 EPCOR Unit Meeting – April 27, 2016
Posted April 14, 2016 TELUS World of Science – Edmonton Unit Meeting – April 20, 2016
Posted April 1, 2016 City Unit Meeting – April 19, 2016
Posted February 5, 2016 City Shop Steward Meeting – February 25, 2016
Posted February 5, 2016 Library Unit Meeting – February 16, 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:
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.
The Social Committee held the annual Kids’ Christmas Party at Galaxyland, West Edmonton Mall, on November 21, 2015.
Posted September 16, 2016 Download Collective Agreement
Posted October 29, 2015 Exclusively for CSU 52 Members only. Ticket sales November 2nd to November 18th only. Download Poster
Photography credit: Vasilly Kim
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
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.
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 ]
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
Posted July 3, 2015 Edmonton International Street Performers Festival Sponsored by the Members & Community Support Committee of the Union 52 Benevolent Society.
Posted May 22, 2015 Download PDF
Updated July 25, 2019 The new Collective Agreement is currently being amended to reflect the Memorandum of Agreement that was ratified in March 2019. The duration of the Agreement will be for the period of January 1, 2017 to December
Posted May 14, 2015 Download PDF
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
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
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
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.
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.
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
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.
City of Edmonton IT Reclassification Review Communication Update December 17, 2014 2ITClass.Review(Dec172014)
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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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
By acclamation Lori Jeffery‐Heaney has been appointed to the position for a (2) two year term. LIBRARYElectionResults
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)
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
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