Milwaukee Common Council OKs ‘living wage’ increase

Adam Tobias
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Jul 23, 2014 12:31 PM
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Milwaukee Common Council OKs ‘living wage’ increase

MILWAUKEE, Wis. — It could’ve been much more expensive for Milwaukee taxpayers.

But it’s still going to hit them in the pocketbooks.

The Milwaukee Common Council on Tuesday adopted an ordinance raising the minimum wage for all city employees and workers under service contracts with the city.