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Letter from Assembly Member Reginald Byron Jones Sawyer, Sr.

  Dear Anthony: I want to express my appreciation for your trust and willingness to work with my office to reach an agreement that benefits all parties. I gave you my personal commitment to amend AB 1250 in the Senate to remove all cities from the bill. In addition, thank you for negotiating with the […]

AB1250 by Assemblymember Jones-Sawyer

After several weeks of negotiating, battling, advocating and a few marathon Assembly floor sessions, we are pleased to inform you Assemblymember Jones-Sawyer has committed to remove cities from AB1250. By way of process, the bill cannot be amended this evening, therefore the Author, Assembly leadership and sponsors have committed to amend the bill once it […]

AB 1250 – Contracting out legislation amended to remove cities

As we previously reported late last Thursday (please see attached memo), Assemblymember Jones-Sawyer has agreed to remove cities from AB 1250 entirely.  This is a significant victory for cities and one that was the result of several weeks of tireless advocacy in Sacramento and in the Assemblymember’s districts. While the bill was not put up […]

AB 1250 (Jones-Sawyer) Counties and cities: contracts for personal services

On behalf of our clients, Willdan Group Inc. and the cities of Atascadero, Azusa, Bellflower, Camarillo, Chino, Claremont, Coachella, Concord, Diamond Bar, Eastvale, Elk Grove, Fillmore, Folsom, Glendora, Indian Wells, Industry, Irwindale, Jurupa Valley, La Mirada, La Quinta, Laguna Hills, Lakewood, Mission Viejo, Moreno Valley, Norwalk, Palm Desert, Paramount, Rancho Cordova, Rancho Cucamonga, Rosemead, Santa […]

4/20/17 – AB 1250

As you know, AB 1250 (Jones-Sawyer) was heard today in the Assembly Public Employees Retirement and Social Security Committee. The bill was defeated and the Author requested reconsideration and it was granted by the committee chair. We would like to thank Assemblymembers Cervantes and Cooley for not supporting the bill. It was their 2 votes […]