layoffs

Seven Placer County workers face layoff ax

Layoffs could be in store for seven of its 2,222 employees as Placer County tightens up its spending plan for the coming year. But a labor leader is suggesting that the county nee ...

Placer County layoffs loom as revenues drop

Placer County’s budget blues are continuing with no end in sight and layoffs again in the picture. The county is moving forward with a budget plan for 2010-11 that is down 5.7 p ...

More layoffs on horizon?

The city of Rocklin moved closer to layoffs Saturday after directing staff during a public budget hearing to finalize the new fiscal budget with millions of dollars in cuts. As t ...

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 ...

More cuts, layoffs coming?

Facing an $8 million deficit for next year, Rocklin Unified is weighing the options. Similar to the process Rocklin Unified School District went though last year to make up for t ...

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 ...

Rocklin makes more job cuts

The city of Rocklin announced 10 new layoffs but new revenue projections may lead to more cuts as the city struggles to balance the budget. One of those workers, Greg Beauchamp wo ...

City layoffs loom again

Now that city leaders have been able to see how the state’s new budget will impact Rocklin’s general fund, more cuts and layoffs are back on the table as the city tries to bala ...

Former court employee says layoffs were a surprise

News that about 40 employees would lose their jobs at the Placer Superior Court came as a shock to Edward Dennis. Dennis, who had worked for about a year and a half in the court ...

Loss of more than 30 employees impacts court business

Tuesday marked the beginning of longer lines at Placer’s main courthouse now that 36-fewer employees are working at the Roseville location. Staff layoffs were announced earlier ...

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 to share costs, cuts likely

In the formidable years of life, children are taught the virtue of sharing with others. Now the city of Rocklin is hoping that virtue will transcend its whopping $5 million reven ...

Students, teachers brace for the effects of the upcoming reductions

Pink slips have been handed out across Rocklin Unified School District last month, but now may be the worst part — possible final layoffs. On or before May 15, final reduction i ...

Are larger classes in Rocklin’s future?

If the school district doesn’t make up for a $4.5 million shortfall for the 2009-10 school year and $1.8 million for the 2010-11 school year, Rocklin schools may look a little di ...

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 ...