Vancouver Area Council meeting

March 13, 2019
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
PSAC Vancouver Regional Office - 200 5238 Joyce Street, Vancouver, BC (Map)

Dinner is at 5:30 pm and the meeting starts at 6 pm. During dinner, Sister Monica Urrutia will share about her recent experience on the VDLC/BCGEU/CULE co-organized Solidarity Tour to the Philippines.


  1. Review of previous minutes (AGM minutes for reference only, will be approved at the next AGM in 2020)
  2. Business arising from previous minutes
  3. Metro Vancouver Alliance update
  4. Upcoming events:
    • Member Mixer on bargaining and Phoenix – April 4th (poster attached)
    • Vaisakhi?
    • May Day, May 1st
    • Car Free Day, Jun?/July?
    • Annual softball tournament (Jun?)
    • National Indigenous People’s Day – June 21
    • Canada Day, July 1st
    • Pride (1st Sunday in August)
    • Annual barbecue (July/Aug?)
    • baseball & barbecue (July/Aug?)
    • CLIFF (fall)
    • Labour Day (Sept 2)
    • Federal Election (????)
  5. Phoenix sub-committee
  6. Affiliate Reports (3 minutes per local/committee) – Important note: please send written affiliate reports to Secretary, Jennifer Horsley at either prior to or within two weeks after the meeting to be included in the official minutes.
  7. New Business
  8. Round Table
  9. Adjournment/Next Meeting is scheduled for May 15, 2019.

RSVP to by March 11th and please include dietary needs or if you wish to join by telephone.