CUPE Local 500 > News/Media > Publications


Local 500 produces produces a variety of publications and reports all of which are to serve the purpose of informing our members about union and workplace activities/issues.

Briefs and Presentations
CUPE Local 500 often prepares and presents reports and briefs on important issues of the day. These documents play an important role in formal submissions to government and in developing communications strategies for public campaigns.

Communicator Newsletter
A four page publication that provides union news, feature articles and resource information to 5,000+ Local 500 members. The Communicator is published three to four times per year and is distributed to all Local 500 members and retirees.


Periodic electronic communications and bulletins e-mailed to the union membership and other targeted groups and organizations.

CUPE Fast Facts
This weekly National publication provides news and updates from across the country and can be read online by clicking here. Previous issues are posted there as well.

CUPE National Organize Magazine

A colour magazine publication that provides union news, opinion, feature articles, and resource information to CUPE's 590,000+ members. You can read the online version by clicking here. Previous issues are posted there as well.

Audio, video and print ads.

President's Reports
News and information for Local 500 stewards and the general membership. These reports are presented monthly by the President at Central Council and are avilable on-line. Previous reports are posted there as well.