Gavilan College campus in Gilroy. Photo by Robert Eliason.

Education / Schools

Gavilan board voting on new president

Pedro Avila’s appointment is expected to be finalized at an in-person meeting July 12.

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Government / Politics

Supervisors revisit idea of full-time compensation

In 2017, the board attempted to raise their salaries by 37.5% but abandoned the move following public opposition.


Government / Politics

County employees ask supes to negotiate increase in wages and benefits

After a number of years without raises, county employees come to the Board of Supervisors to ask them to sit down and negotiate


Government / Politics

Supervisors OK $22K raise for CAO despite employee union opposition

Despite SEIU opposition of pay raise for Ray Espinosa, supervisors say the raise is less than it would cost to replace him

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Government / Politics

Hollister considers offering $25,000 retirement incentives

Employees could retire or resign, and also get $500 per year of service if plan is approved