Day wants to privatize Rockland County jobs

Source: Laura Incalcaterra, lohud.com, August 25, 2014

Rockland County Executive Ed Day wants to cut dozens of county jobs in hopes that the workers would be hired by private employers. Most of the jobs are at Summit Park Hospital and Nursing Care Center, which is in the process of being sold to a private owner. …. Day wants the Rockland Legislature to approve a resolution that eliminates entire programs, including posts held by security aides, laundry workers, mental health clerks and radiology technologists. …