MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The minimum wage increase went into effect in Minneapolis on Sunday.
Smaller companies must now pay employees $10.25 an hour.READ MORE: Hopkins Police Investigating Fatal Shooting At Apartment Building
It goes up to $11.25 an hour for large employers.READ MORE: Mass Casualty Simulation Helps Nat'l Guard, Children's Minnesota Practice Treating Kids
The minimum wage increase in Minneapolis keeps climbing in the coming years.
It will eventually get to $15 an hour by 2022.MORE NEWS: Amid Missionary Hostage Crisis, Minnesotan From Port-Au-Prince Wishes 'Haiti Would Get The Help They Need'
A number of new laws and ordinances went into effect across the country Sunday.