Rising pension costs are decimating essential city services, according to a grand jury report issued Wednesday.
Contra Costa firefighters have managed to avoid layoffs while producing $6 million worth of savings for the county through a contract agreement.
The city wants to change mandatory staffing levels and merge Station 2 and Station 5 to cut costs and improve efficiency.
PALO ALTO, Calif. (KCBS)- Budget problems in the city of Palo Alto could lead to a showdown with firefighters on Monday. The City Council takes up a firefighter-backed measure that could prevent fire crews from being […]