Minimum wage work group meetings to begin this month |

Minimum wage work group meetings to begin this month

Summit County government announced Friday that it will convene and facilitate a minimum wage work group. Participants will include the county and the towns of Blue River, Breckenridge, Dillon, Frisco and Silverthorne.

The work group is tasked with examining and evaluating whether to set a local minimum wage higher than the state’s minimum wage.

Representatives of the business community and other community members will be invited to participate, and other who are interested can contact Summit County manager Scott Vargo at

Meetings are expected to begin this month.

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

As a Summit Daily News reader, you make our work possible.

Now more than ever, your financial support is critical to help us keep our communities informed. Every contribution, no matter the size, will make a difference.

Your donation will be used exclusively to support quality, local journalism.