Barton Reading or paid Birthday Holidays - PUSD board to decide 2/22
Original post made by Nomad, Another Pleasanton neighborhood, on Feb 20, 2011
They will also begin formal negotiations with the CSEA union who has in their contract a paid Birthday Holiday for every employee Web Link .
Eliminating the Birthday Holiday will save more than enough money to keep the Barton reading program funded.
What do you think is better for our kids? That employees get an extra paid holiday every year to celebrate their birthday? or that we provide an effective reading program for the kids that need it.
Come to the school board meeting to let the PUSD board know that Fiscal Excellence is needed to keep our kids education programs!
The school board has many more options to help keep kids programs intact Web Link .
This is the first call out to the PEVC to attend. Even if you don't say anything, your presence in the audience will be noted.
Readers' Choice Ballot is here
It's time to decide what local business is worthy of the title "Pleasanton Readers' Choice" â€” and you get to decide! Cast your ballot online. Voting ends May 21st. Stay tuned for the results in the June 23rd issue of the Pleasanton Weekly.