News

October 21, 2015
From tax cuts on middle incomes to an expanded Canada Pension Plan, the Liberals made a lot of promises during the federal election campaign that would affect Canadians’ finances.
October 8, 2015
Find out about how to vote in the upcoming election, as well as what voter id you'll need.
August 23, 2015
The CCU/CSC is offering annual bursaries of $500.00 for dependent children of members of unions belonging to the CCU/CSC for the purpose of furthering their post-secondary education. There will be a lottery for these bursaries at our Vancouver meeting this Fall.
August 5, 2015
CANADA'S ECONOMY From the creation of jobs to economic stimulation, development of the Kitimat region has much to offer B.C.
July 24, 2015
It is with great sadness we learn of the passing of Yves Mercure, the long-time President of Local 9 in Quebec. Yves attended the BC Carpenters Union convention in 2003 with a strong message of solidarity during our struggle for Canadian autonomy. Local 9, the largest carpenters union in Canada, broke away from the International UBCJA in 1981 and joined the FTQ.
April 7, 2015
Here's a handy map of the Fort McMurray Camp along with some other landmarks.
April 7, 2015
A few updates to note. You can download an updated CMAW Training & Reimbursement Form. We've also added forklift training and rough terrain lift to list of pre-approved ‎courses. Keep an eye on the training section.
December 12, 2014
New Pension report brings happy returns in uncertain economic times for members of the CMAW Defined Contribution Pension Plan. You can view the complete report by clicking here. 
September 15, 2014
Dependent children of CMAW members attending post-secondary education are eligible to apply for a John St-Amand/Madeleine Parent Bursary from the Confederation of Canadian Unions. Bursaries are worth $500. Applications will be selected by lottery at the CCU/CSC meeting in Halifax, Nova Scotia this fall.
August 28, 2014
CMAW had the opportunity to participate in Mediaplanet Canada's Organized Labour campaign where industry leaders united to educate others on the importance of Canadian Unions.