On October 28, 2008 [Item 6.3] Council approved an ordinance amending Title 25 of the San Jose Municipal Code to add a new Chapter 25.11 to establish living wage, worker retention, labor peace, and work environment reporting requirements applicable to the Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport. This ordinance was implemented Airport-wide effective January 1, 2009. On December 7, 2010, Council approved an amended Airport Living Wage Ordinance (ALWO). The amended Ordinance became effective January 1, 2011.
The City of San Jose is committed to open and honest government and strives to consistently meet the community’s expectations by providing excellent service, in a positive and timely manner, and in the full view of the public. Please View the City of San Jose's Code of Ethics, Council Policy 0-15.