Unlimited Access. Try it Today! Your First 10 Days Always $0.99

Topics

Unemployment and Layoffs
Harford retirement incentive falls short of takers, other job reductions in progress
Harford retirement incentive falls short of takers, other job reductions in progress

Harford County Executive Barry Glassman's retirement incentive offer to employees fell about 30 percent short of its goal, and Glassman says he is following up with other steps in a multi-faceted approach to trimming the county workforce. The next phase, which is already under way, includes outsourcing some jobs and eliminating others, with some employees being offered transfers – both voluntary and involuntary, Glassman said last week. "It's accurate to say all these things are happening," he said. Although he sidestepped questions about how many people might end up leaving county service, saying there are steps to be followed in accordance with union...

Loading