< Back to All News

County Furlough Days Dec 24-Jan 1

Nevada County Employees will be taking 5 furlough days at the end of the year in an agreement the county negotiated with the Stationary Engineers local 39. County CEO Rick Haffey says offices will be closed from December 24th through January 1st.

Click here to listen to County CEO, Rick Haffey

Some 500 employees will take the furlough days, emergency services personnel will remain on the job.  The furlough days are non-compensated and were negotiated  in the labor agreement   to save the county money.

Click here to listen to Rick Haffey

Departments that will be open during the designated furlough days include  Departments of District Attorney, Sheriff, Probation, Public works, voter egistration, clerk Recorder, and Public Defender.
The County encourages the community to  plan ahead for needed services and to visit www.mynevadacounty.com for additional information on county departments.
Nevada County has 775 positions, 500 of them represented by the Stationary Engineers local 39.      Under the 3 year contract there are 5 furlough days this year…8 furlough days next year and no furlough days in the third year.

KNCO Web Comments Guidelines

  1. Keep it clean. Comments with inappropriate language, no matter how cleverly spelled or decorated will not be posted.
  2. Comments on the way the story was written or misspelled words will be passed on to the story authors and not posted.
  3. Please use your real name. Anonymous comments or comments posted using a fake name or web handle may not be posted.
  4. Please use your real email address so we can contact you.
  5. No flaming. Any comments that are primarily of a name calling finger pointing nature may not be posted.
  6. The comment section is not a right it is a privilege. KNCO retains all rights as to what is posted on its website.

Leave A Comment



* captcha