Layoff notices

Oakland Issues 2,500 Pink Slips To City Employees The city of Oakland issued layoff notices Wednesday to 2,500 employees to cope with the state’s decision to eliminate redevelopment agencies statewide.
Oakland Mayor Quan To Issue Dozens Of Pink SlipsDue to the state Supreme Court ruling that legislators can cut redevelopment funds, Oakland's Mayor Quan may be handing out dozens of pink slips and cutting salaries.