furloughs

District staff to be cut?

If the Rocklin Unified School District’s worst-case scenario becomes reality, the district will be much thinner. Approximately 100 instructional aides are on the chopping block ...

Furlough days save jobs, programs

Why are the students of the Rocklin Unified School District out of school for the week of Feb. 15-19? This question could be easily answered, “It’s a furlough week.” But, in ...

City budget gap grows

The Rocklin City Council is now expected to make some hard choices to rescue the city from the sinking sand pit — the budget. City Manager Carlos Urrutia laid out the troubled ...

County workers agree to 12 days no pay

Placer County’s largest labor union has agreed to a plan that erases the threat of layoffs next year in return for taking 12 days off without pay. Members of the Placer Public E ...

City employees present moves to cut costs

Much like city hall is on the edge of a former rock quarry that helped to found the town, the city is sitting on the edge of a big deficit hole where the city’s future depends on ...