$3.5 trillion budget blueprint could prove to be the most significant expansion of the nation’s social safety net since Medicare and the...
The Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously approved this fiscal year’s budget, a behemoth $932 million spending plan.
The plan will draw down reserves, but staff said that, as business recovers, residents will finally start to see the effects of...
The Watsonville City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved a biennial budget that will keep Watsonville Police Department’s staffing at current levels
Many in attendance at the city council meeting said plans do little to address calls for more parks funding and cuts to...
State has a $15 billion budget surplus
City’s budget crisis, worsened by the Covid-19 pandemic, could last eight years
Sales tax returns were better than anticipated
Budget includes potential cuts, furloughs and layoffs for every department in the county
County’s finances go from healthy surplus to gaping deficit
Watsonville faces tough cuts with projected $6.5 million budget deficit
Labor responds to Gov. Gavin Newsom’s trigger cuts