Minimum Wage & Paid Sick Leave Working Group Issues Final Report

On December 12th, the Village Board formed a Minimum Wage & Paid Sick Leave Working Group comprised of residents and business owners. The working group was tasked with conducting a study of the Cook County Ordinances specifically as they relate to Wilmette, including the impact on businesses, employees, and the Village as a whole.

At its final meeting on April 30th the Working Group issued its final report which is scheduled to be presented to the Village Board at a Committee of the Whole meeting on Tuesday, May 15th at 7:00 p.m. The report can be viewed by clicking here.

Residents with questions or comments concerning the report are encouraged to email To view the background materials on this issue please click here.