Budget Cuts Close Sacramento Day Camps, Park Restrooms

Cousins Aaron Turner (cq; left) and Brandon Hunter (cq; right), both 12 years old, show their youthful agility as they enjoy the hot day at the City of Sacramento's Clunie Pool, in McKinley Park Sacramento 23 August 1999. They were there with many other kids, celebrating the rapidly-dwindling days of summer, with school about to begin.Maintenance at Sacramento city parks will be reduced, park restrooms will be shuttered at nearly every park, and 13 day camps run by the city will close beginning next week -- part of the city's massive budget cuts.

ASK NEWS:
  • This Day, June 21, In Jewish History by Mitchel A. Levin - Cleveland Jewish news
    ... later at their store in Sacramento. ... the very time of the Six Day War, he ...   Maimon was protesting the cuts to his department’s ...
    06/21/2014 - 8:21 am | View Link
  • More
BING NEWS:
  • State Chancellor: Budget Cuts Result in Historic Enrollment Decline in Calif. Community Colleges
    Scott was joined on the call by Long Beach City College President Eloy Oakley, State Center Community College District (Fresno) Chancellor Deborah Blue and Los Rios Community College District (Sacramento ... $2 million in cuts just to close the existing ...
    09/2/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • California state park scandal: 'Budget-crunched' department sat on $54 M fund
    All these price hikes and closures were touted as a “solution” to budget cuts, but served only to drive still more people away from the parks. Boondockers who would very much have preferred to stop at a state park moved on to other options such as ...
    07/21/2012 - 2:27 pm | View Link
  • Roundtable: North County Cities Deal With Budget Woes
    Escondido has probably faced the most cuts ... park? GARRICK: The City Council has given direction that they would like the city to do that, and pay for it with redevelopment money. Redevelopment money is in jeopardy. In Sacramento there's a new bill every ...
    06/10/2011 - 6:57 am | View Link
  • Despite budget cuts, Randall Museum expands kids’ summer camp program
    As part of the reorganization, Rec and Park has a new Cultural Division being managed out ... s expanding is because maybe folks that used to have the fully private summer camps, that were paying $400 a week now see the Randall as a very attractive ...
    05/4/2011 - 1:22 pm | View Link
  • Legislature passes budget after all-nighter
    Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, D-Sacramento ... $200 million each to make up for previous cuts. Also passed was a measure to go on the November 2012 ballot to strengthen the state's rainy day fund and to scale back pension benefits for ...
    10/8/2010 - 5:00 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Business News, Personal Finance and Money News
    While day camp may be tax deductible as dependent child care, you will incur extra...
    07/28/2014 - 10:01 pm | View Website
  • Health News & Articles | Healthy Living
    Get the latest health news from Dr. Richard Besser. Here you'll find stories about new medical research, the latest health care trends and health issues that affect ...
    07/28/2014 - 8:14 pm | View Website
  • Budget Blinds
    USA. Alaska; AK Budgetblinds Serving Anchorage Also serving Anchorage, Eagle River, Chugiak, Palmer, Wasilla, Girdwood, Seward, Kenai, Soldotna, Homer
    07/28/2014 - 2:51 pm | View Website
  • Mason Buzz
    Supporters rally for Mason teachers. About 300 Mason teachers and supporters gather in front of the Mason City Schools's... About 300 Mason teachers and supporters ...
    07/28/2014 - 11:38 am | View Website
  • Green Bay
    The day in photos: July 26, 2014. Children run and dip in a fountain at a park in Tokyo, Saturday, July 26, 2014. Heat wave... Children run and dip in a fountain at a ...
    07/28/2014 - 6:30 am | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News