Mountain View Targets $15 Minimum Wage by 2018!

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Ryan holds up a sign next to his mother Kalee, to support raising the minimum wage during a rally held in front of Mountain View City Hall, on Oct. 9, 2014. Photo by Michelle Le

Mountain View OKs $10.30 minimum wage: Council’s goal is to raise wage to $15 by 2018

by Daniel DeBolt / Mountain View Voice

In a dramatic meeting Thursday evening, Mountain View’s City Council approved a new minimum wage law based on San Jose’s, increasing the city’s minimum wage to $10.30 an hour starting July 1, 2015, and made it a goal to hit $15 an hour by 2018. Read More…

Google’s Silicon Valley hometown targets $15 minimum wage
Lauren Hepler
Oct 13, 2014, 3:00pm PDT
Economic Development Reporter- Silicon Valley Business Journal

The minimum wage in one of Silicon Valley’s busiest tech hubs will jump to $10.30 per hour — and that’s just a starting point for the city, which is in a regional discussion about how to reconcile the Bay Area’s high costs with its growing population of 1.1 million low-wage workers… Read more...