Committee:  Economic Development

Description:  This workshop is designed to explain and critically examine the notion of a living wage. Participants will engage in a thoughtful dialogue regarding the importance of a living wage from both a historical and current perspective.  Additionally, participants will discuss the costs and benefits of a living wage requirement, while learning about how to calculate and implement a living wage, among other factors.

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