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Birmingham City Council Backs Minimum Wage Increase

minwageThe Birmingham City Council plans to raise the minimum wage over two years with the first increase effective July 1, 2016 to $8.50 an hour. This $2.75 increase will help lift working families out of poverty and boost the local economy by giving people more purchasing power. For more information about everything the Birmingham City Council is doing visit: www.birminghamalcitycouncil.org