PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) – Pueblo County school employees will forego raises this year and take two furlough days because of budget cuts.
The District 70 board approved a three-year contract with the newly organized Pueblo County Education Association which does not include any raises or step increases for the coming year.READ MORE: 911 Calls In Denver On Hold: 'It Was Frightening' Says Caller
According to the Pueblo Chieftain, it also requires employees to take two furlough days. The cuts also apply to administrators.READ MORE: Construction At Arkins Promenade To Be Finished By The End Of 2021
The district said it expects to save approximately $400,000 by requiring all employees to take two furlough days.MORE NEWS: 'Just Bad Training': Colorado Semi-Truck Driving Schools Noticing Lack Of Experience
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