Time to talk about a living wage...
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Times are a changing in our beautiful town some call paradise. Some progress may be applauded, others not so much.

Is it time to dialog regarding providing a living wage for our local workers so they can remain in Moab? What is considered a living wage?

Housing issues are being addressed somewhat. Is it time to brainstorm in an organized fashion other ideas/options? Would you be willing to discuss, think outside box?

What would the outcome be for small businesses if wages increased so people could provide for themselves and their family? Would our social issues be less IF our working parents could work fewer jobs for fair wages and spend more time at home with their children??

Many small business owners worked to provide decent living for themselves and their families. What would the impact be if changes were made?

What about changes in workforce methods, issues, benefits, pay and/or wages?

Let’s talk. If you have any interest, please begin the conversation on your own level.

I’m interested in helping facilitate brainstorming discussions. I don’t have answers, just lots of questions and a few ideas.

Please show me an interest by emailing me at char.mates@yahoo.com. Thanks for caring.

—Charlotte Mates


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