Job Loss

San Jose’s Once-Powerful Redevelopment Agency Cut In Half

The agency that helped revive downtown and make San Jose a central part of the Silicon Valley technology industry has laid off nearly half its staff, and the remaining workers could lose their jobs by summer.

CBS San Francisco–04/07/2011

San Francisco Police, generic (AP Graphic)

Budget Problems Could Shrink San Francisco’s Police Force

Shrinking budgets and a special retirement program under review could translate into much leaner times for the San Francisco Police Department in the coming years.