Pending Legislation


June 2016
Eau Claire County Highway Garage Study - PDF
Eau Claire County Highway Department Space Needs Study - June 14, 2016



Ordinance #16-17/006   -  TO CREATE CHAPTER 2.95 OF THE CODE: LIVING WAGE

On July 19, 2016, the Eau Claire County Board  with a  vote of 18 for and 11 against passed the Original Ordinance 16-17/006 as amended by Amendment #1, Amendment #2 and Amendment #7

Living Wage Ordinance FAQs

Additional Resources
Fact Sheet drafted by Supervisor Smiar
Fact Sheet drafted by Co. Administrator Schauf
Proposed Ordinance 16-17/006  (April 2016)
Fiscal Note (July 2016, Scott Rasmussen- Finance Director)

On June 17, 2016 the Human Resources Committee requested an extension and offered an
Analysis and Recommendation report.

Supervisor Wilkie offered an Amendment 1 - to HR Analysis and Recommendation report at June 21, 2016 County Board Meeting

Amendment 1 - to Ordinance offered by Supervisor Smiar
Revised Amendment #1 Offered and Approved by the Human Services Board on June 27, 2016
Amendment 2 - Offered and Approved by the Finance & Budget Committee on June 16, 2016

Amendment 4 - Offered by Supervisor Beckfield (July 14,2016)
Amendment 5 - Offered by Supervisor Beckfield (July 14, 2016)
Amendment 6 - Offered by Supervisor Beckfield (July 14, 2016)
Amendment 7 - Offered by Supervisor Smiar (July 15, 2016)
Amendment 8 - Offered by Supervisor Beckfield (July 19, 2016)

Report of the Human Services Board - June 27, 2016

Fact Sheet Response - Supervisor Conlin (July 15, 2016 revision)
Response to Supervisor Conlin Fact Sheet - prepared by Supervisor Smiar
Fact Sheet - ADRC  (updated July 14, 2016)

2006-2016 National Poverty Levels

Correspondence Forwarded from Supervisor Mortimer

April 29 - Lutheran Social Services 
July 15 - Brotoloc 

Cost Options
Version 1 (Original Ordinance) - Poverty Scale 110-130% (updated)
Version 2 (Amendment No.1) - Poverty Scale 100-115%
Version 3  - Poverty Scale 100-110%  for comparison purposes
Poverty Scale Constant 100%

A survey was sent to vendors who provide contracted services to the Aging and Disability Resource Center and the Dept. of Human Services.   Below are documents in regards to that survey.  A hard copy of the survey results is available by request.
2015 Vendor Listing >/= $30k
Living Wage Survey
Summary of Living Wage Survey (ADRC)
Summary of Living Wage Survey (Department of Human Services)
Summary of Living Wage Survey (Non-DHS Contracts)

 Letter from Chamber of Commerce Board Chair  - July 14, 2016