Allegheny Co. Council overrides Exec Rich Fitzgerald’s minimum wage hike veto

By: Kim Lyons – June 21, 2023

PITTSBURGH – Allegheny County Council on Tuesday voted to override County Executive Rich Fitzgerald’s veto of a bill to raise the minimum wage for county workers. The legislation calls for the county to pay workers a minimum of $18 an hour beginning in 2024, which increases to $19 an hour in 2025 and $20 an hour in 2026. Read more