First Meeting Tonight on Proposed Sick Leave Policy

The City of Tucson is holding the first of three public meetings this month to allow the community and business leaders to discuss a proposal to require all businesses in city limits to offer sick time to their employees. The Earned Sick & Safe Time Stakeholder Meeting runs tonight from 6-7:30 at the Ward 5 Council Office, 4300 S. Park Ave.

The other two meetings will be Jan. 21 at the Ward 6 Office, 3202 E. 1st St., and Jan. 28 at the Ward 2 Office, 7575 E. Speedway Blvd. If you want to submit a comment and can't attend a meeting, email Please use "Earned Sick and Safe Time" in the subject line.

Read more from the Arizona Daily Star.

Read Mayor and Council agenda materials about the item.