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Squaw offers $30 Lift Ticket on "Furlough Fridays"

The resort is offering $30 lift tickets to all California State workers affected by furloughs, on the first and third Friday of each month, beginning February 6, 2009.
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Squaw Valley USA, February 4, 2009

– On the heels of Governor Schwarzenegger’s order to furlough salaried and non-union California State employees to take two unpaid Fridays each month off of work, Squaw Valley USA announced today that the resort is offering $30 lift tickets to all California State workers affected by furloughs, on the first and third Friday of each month, beginning February 6, 2009.

Friday, February 6, is the first Furlough Friday in which all California State employees affected by the furloughs can ski and ride at Squaw Valley USA for only $30. To purchase this special $30 lift ticket, state workers must bring a valid state identification card or a recent (dated after Dec 31, 2008) State of California paystub and valid photo ID to ticket booth "D" booth (next to adult ski school), between 8:30 and 11 am.

Squaw Valley USA $30 Furlough Fridays are valid February 6, February 20, March 6, and March 20 or until the budget issues are resolved, and furloughs are no longer in effect.

Squaw Valley SnowSports School is offering 2-for-1 $49 Ski or Snowboard Lessons to all guests. For only $49 two, furloughed CA State workers (and all skiers and riders) can bring a friend and each can get a 2-hour ski or snowboard lesson for $24.50 per person. This offer is available to anyone and is valid 7 days a week!

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