Minimum Wage Discussion Not Listed on City Committee’s Agenda

first_imgGovernment Minimum Wage Discussion Not Listed on City Committee’s Agenda STAFF REPORTS Published on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 | 3:13 pm Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  STAFF REPORT First Heatwave Expected Next Week Make a comment Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Low wage workers rally to protect the July 1 minimum wage increase in front of the Pasadena City Hall on Wednesday, May 20, 2020. (Photo by James Carbone)The Economic Development and Technology Committee (EDTECH) is not scheduled to hold a discussion on the city’s minimum wage ordinance during Thursday’s meeting.Before a rally at City Hall on Wednesday, low wage workers said they were concerned the committee would give in to pressure by Pasadena businesses, especially restaurateurs, to postpone the next minimum wage increase scheduled to go into effect on July 1.“Everybody is suffering during this pandemic and no one has suffered more than the essential minimum wage worker,” said Florence Annang, Co-chair of Pasadenans Organizing for Progress.The committee is scheduled to discuss the city’s efforts to reopen local businesses, sit-down outdoor dining, business grants and business outreach. faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPasadena Public WorksPasadena Water and PowerPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Top of the News Subscribe Business News 17 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it center_img Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Community News EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Community News CITY NEWS SERVICE/STAFF REPORT Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday STAFF REPORT Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy More Cool Stuff HerbeautyYou Can’t Go Past Our Healthy Quick RecipesHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyBet You Didn’t Need Another Reason To Stay Coupled Up This SeasonHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyThe Most Heartwarming Moments Between Father And DaughterHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty12 Most Breathtaking Trends In Fashion HistoryHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyGet Rid Of Unwanted Body Fat By Eating The Right FoodsHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyBohemian Summer: How To Wear The Boho Trend RightHerbeautyHerbeauty Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadenalast_img read more