Proposal to raise subminimum wage passes committee

The “One Fair Wage” ordinance guarantees workers citywide get the same hourly rate of $15.80 with any tips paid out on top. If passed, the plan would phase out the tipped wage system over the next five years starting July 2024.

Activists rally for 'Bring Chicago Home' ordinance

Activists will rally outside City Hall to highlight homelessness in Chicago. The City Council meets Thursday afternoon to discuss the Bring Chicago Home ordinance which would allocate fund to help the unhouse population in the city.