SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — The Sacramento City Unified School District has rejected a budget proposal from the Sacramento City Teachers Association.
The Teachers Association submitted their proposal at a meeting Thursday night with the district. The association discussed a proposal with district leaders to save $60 million, cutting health care spending and keeping benefits.READ MORE: Updates: Strong Winds And Rain Moving Across Sacramento Region
That proposal was rejected by the district Friday, according to the teachers association.Storm Forces Cancellation Of Outlaw Music Festival, Willie Nelson Performance In Wheatland
This comes after the district acknowledged that they are in danger of going bankrupt by next November.
The state Fiscal Crisis Management Assistance Team (FCMAT) was present at the meeting Thursday and warned that the district has no time to waste in finding budget solutions.MORE NEWS: Ironman California 2021 Triathlon Canceled Due To Safety Concerns Brought On By Powerful Storm
They must take immediate action to implement cost-saving measures into multiple areas of the district.