Monday, December 19, 2011

Holiday Office Hours

The Fast Track To Work office will be closed from December 23 through January 2.
Starting January 3, our office hours will be:

Monday         8-12 and 1-5
Tuesday         8-10 and 2-5
Wednesday    8-12 and 1-5
Thursday        8-12 and 1-5
Friday            8-12, closed in the afternoon

Enjoy your break and Happy Holidays!

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Cabrillo IT Planned Service Outage

Starting Wednesday December 28th and continuing throughout the week of winter break Cabrillo's IT Department will be shutting down all network services while they upgrade the network systems. The only available sources for information will be the first page of Cabrillo's web site. They will post daily any details specific to that day’s work here: HTTP://

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Receive a Credit on Your PG&E Bill

You may be eligible for a credit of up to $309 on your PG&E bill. A representative from Central Coast Energy Services will be available to help you complete your application.

Every Wednesday from 8:30 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.
Workforce Santa Cruz County Office
18 W Beach Street, Watsonville

Grey Bears Admin Assistant Opening

Grey Bears has a job opening for an Administrative Assistant/Office Manager. Click here for job description information.

Friday, December 2, 2011

Carpool Options

Are you looking for a ride across town or beyond? Below are are two websites you can use.

Cabrillo's Green Steps program is working with the site. There are many local carpooling options. Click on the online carpool picture to see a list of rides.

If you are needing a ride out of the county, look at Zimrides. Enter your start and end cities to find someone who is offering a seat in their car.

Usually a small fee is charged by the driver.

Thursday, December 1, 2011

Emergency Notification via Your Cell Phone

Cabrillo's Aptos campus lost power yesterday afternoon due to the high winds. The emergency notification system was activated to inform students that evening classes were cancelled. You can sign up for this notification service by clicking on the link below. For notification of a larger emergency, you can sign up for the county-wide notification system below.

Cabrillo College is now offering an SMS-based emergency notification service for your mobile phone. In the event of an emergency, Cabrillo students, staff, faculty and others will be alerted in real-time important security information. Click here for more information and to sign up.

Santa Cruz County: If there is a wildfire near your home and the fire department needs to evacuate people, they will do a reverse 911 call to all homes in the area to inform them when and how evacuation will happen. However you might not be home when they call, so you can register your cell phone number so that when they call homes in your area your cell number will be on the call list too. This website is only for Santa Cruz County. Do it now, it only takes 1 minute....really. Santa Cruz Regional 9-1-1.