budget cuts

Sierra College budget cut hearing could decide fate of men's water polo, other sports, programs

While Sierra College’s highly touted football program will continue on, several smaller programs are on the verge of being slashed because of financial concerns. On the athletic ...

Rocklin to reduce staff, budgets at police and fire depts.

The Rocklin City Council approved more aggressive measures Saturday to save as much cash reserves as possible as the recession lags on and revenues continue to slide. The city was ...

Placer Superior Court to lay off more than 40 employees

Placer Superior Court officials announced they plan to lay off more than 40 employees by next month. Court CEO Jake Chatters confirmed Friday that 40 union-represented positions ...

City employees agree to 5 percent wage reduction

City Manager Carlos Urrutia announced that the management and confidential employees have agreed to a five percent wage reduction for fiscal year 2009-10. This will be accomplish ...

80 percent of teacher jobs saved

Many Rocklin teachers recently gave a sigh of relief – their jobs have been saved. With a Memorandum of Understanding between the Rocklin Unified School District and the Rockli ...

Update: RUSD to issue layoff notices

A total of 106.17 full-time equivalent certificated employees will be issued layoff notices at Rocklin Unified School District on or before March 15.   The decision, voted u ...

RUSD to issue layoff notices

A total of 106.17 full-time equivalent certificated employees will be issued layoff notices at Rocklin Unified School District on or before March 15. The decision, voted unanimous ...

Parents share concerns at budget forum

Community members shared their concerns for the school district’s budget cuts at the first public forum Tuesday night. Many in attendance were parents giving ideas and sharing ...

RUSD holds community budget talks

Rocklin residents can share their budget concerns at four community forums this month. According to Superintendent Kevin Brown, the forums are scheduled to provide community memb ...

Sheriff’s office closing two service centers

Due to budget cutbacks, the Placer County Sheriff’s Department is closing down service centers in Granite Bay and Lake Tahoe. The Granite Bay Service Center will be closing Jan ...