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Cost Cutting at SF Opera

San Francisco Opera's General Director has announced further cost cutting of 1 million dollars from the 2009-2010 budget. Cuts include four open positions that will not be filled for the time being, one week of unpaid leave in January for all administrative staff, no employer contributions to the 401(a) plan, employees having to contribute more to their health care, no more parking subsidies, and a 5% pay cut for the top five executives of the company.

Press Release [PDF] | Official Site