Fair Workweek Ordinance

Effective July 1, 2017

The City of Emeryville recently adopted the Fair Workweek Ordinance, which sets scheduling requirements for certain retail employers. The ordinance will become effective on July 1, 2017. Currently the City is in the process of developing regulations and procuring consultant services to enhance the City’s capacity for implementation and enforcement of the labor standards created by the Fair Workweek Ordinance.

The City plans to host several informational sessions leading up to the effective date of the ordinance. Please check this page for information and dates.

On this page you will find a few helpful links that provide background and summary of information regarding the ordinance and a copy of the signed ordinance to help you prepare and become acclimated with this new law.

Ordinance Highlights (outline of specific ordinance provisions)

Chronological Order of Process: