This Week’s Civic Agenda

This Week’s Civic Agenda includes a public hearing in Santa Ana on water and sewer rate hikes, while in Yorba Linda, city officials will discuss an ordinance that would make more information public during the labor negotiations process.

Deputy Sheriffs and Supervisors Reach Labor Deal

Orange County deputy sheriffs have approved a proposed two-year labor deal with county supervisors that offers a pay hike and improved health coverage to partly cover the requirement that deputies pay their full employee pension payment in year two of the deal.

Supervisors Debate Opening Labor Talks

Is it time to make the county’s labor negotiations public? A couple supervisors say yes while labor leaders say if their negotiations are opened up so should the county’s negotiations with corporations.