On October 1 the Berkeley minimum wage increased to $11 an hour. But unfortunately, for the majority of workers the raise is fictional. The City of Berkeley has notified the business community, and Berkeley businesses are supposed to post the wage increase in a place that is conspicuous and accessible to their workers. But so far, most minimum wage workers are not being informed. Notices are not being posted and nor are employees notified in any other way. In other words, large number of businesses are breaking the law.

Read the article here: http://www.berkeleydailyplanet.com/issue/2015-10-16/article/43798?headline=Wage-Theft-In-Berkeley--Harry-Brill-