The plan calls for a minumum wage of $13 an hour for all full-time city workers, which amounts to just over $27,000 a year, based on a 40-hour work week.
The plan would mean a raise for an estimated 365 workers.
The living wage plan will be officially introduced to the city-county council Monday night.
Lewis said the plan would cost the city about $450,000 in next year’s budget.
However, before she made the announcement official Monday morning, she stopped by WISH-TV.
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