Emeryville Approves Highest Minimum Wage In The Country At Nearly $16 An HourThe ordinance goes into effect July 1st and by 2019, the city’s minimum wage will go up to nearly $16 an hour.
Small Business Fuming As Oakland City Council Exempts Walgreens From Living Wage LawOakland boutique owners were shocked to learn City Council members voted to open a Walgreens across the street and the mega-retailer will only have to pay workers $12.25 an hour, not $14.10.
'Living Wage' Requirement Approved For Companies, Non-Profits With Santa Clara County ContractsThe Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved its first-ever resolution to require companies and nonprofits with county contracts to pay a living wage as of July 1.
Santa Clara County Close To Framing ‘Living-Wage’ Ordinance With the framework close to being finished, Santa Clara County is moving forward with work on a living-wage ordinance, with a first step due in June.
Richmond Moves Closer To Having State’s Highest Minimum WageOn a first reading of the proposal Tuesday night, the Richmond City Council voted to hike the minimum wage to $12.30 an hour.
San Jose Seeks To Simplify Living Wage Ordinance At AirportSome changes were expected from the San Jose City Council Tuesday regarding its living wage ordinance. The idea was to simplify how it was applied to airlines and businesses operating at Mineta San Jose International Airport - a move designed to attract more flights to the facility.