Budget Cuts

Sacramento Police, Generic

Sacramento Police Department Saves 35 Officers

An eleventh hour maneuver has saved 35 Sacramento police officer’s jobs.



Adult Day Care Center Closes Its Doors Due To Budget Cuts

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A health center that seniors and adults with disabilities rely on has closed its doors permanently due to budget cuts. Today is goodbye at the Robertson Center, and while some may not […]


City Council Meeting, Fire Department cuts

Dozens Of Firefighters At Risk Due To City Deficit

A $40 million deficit may lead to severe cuts to firefighting services, city officials warned Tuesday.

CBS13/CW31 Television–05/24/2011

City Council Budget Meeting

New Cuts May Axe 100 More Sac PD Officers

Law enforcement officials asked city leaders to avoid further cuts to public safety as part of a proposed solution to the approaching $40 million city deficit.

CBS13/CW31 Television–05/17/2011

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70 State Parks To Close Due To Budget Cuts

Budget cuts are forcing the closure of up to 70 California State parks.


The California Capitol in Sacramento

Teachers Arrested In Protests In Calif. Capitol

More than two dozen California teachers, including the president of the state’s largest teachers union, have been arrested at the state Capitol as part of a protest over education funding in the state budget.


Roseville School District

Roseville Schools Not Issuing Pink Slips To Teachers

The Roseville City School District is one of the few districts in the state that is planning to deal with the budget cuts expected for the next fiscal year without issuing any pink slips to teachers.

CBS13/CW31 Television–05/11/2011

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Sac PD Fear Layoffs Amid Talks Over $40M Deficit

Nearly 100 police officers could lose their jobs in Sacramento, and the cuts could come as the city tackles a $40 million deficit.


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Shrinking Budgets Force Shutdown Of Alien Search

Strapped government budgets may be affecting more than life on Earth.


The California Capitol in Sacramento

Calif. Educators Warn Of Dire Budget Consequences

Education officials are warning lawmakers that a shorter school year, larger class sizes and teacher layoffs are ahead if the Legislature resorts to an all-cuts budget to close a deficit that once stood at nearly $27 billion.


Protesters sit in a Sacramento State administration building on Wednesday, April 13, 2011.

Student Protesters Occupy Building At Sac State For 2nd Day

More than 100 students at California State University, Sacramento are occupying a campus building for a second day to protest state budget cuts to higher education.


Slashed Throat, Witter Elementary

Boy’s Throat Cut At School; Officials Don’t Call 911

The parents of a Natomas school district student were furious after learning school officials didn’t call 911 after their son cut his throat at school.

CBS13/CW31 Television–04/13/2011