layoffs

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 ...

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 ...

Placer cutting $millions but more savings sought

With Placer County supervisors’ approval of several cost-cutting measures to help stave off a projected $18.6 million deficit, the panel’s chairman said challenges still lie ah ...

RUSD holds education budget talk tonight

Rocklin Unified School District is encouraging the community to share their thoughts on educational cuts. Parents, students, teachers and staff are invited to attend the second of ...

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 ...

Union sounds alarm about possibility of county layoffs

Saying members have been put on notice that layoffs are in the offing for Community Development Resource Agency staff, Placer County’s employee union wants more consideration of ...