The much-anticipated MRA member benefit from WH Administrators, Inc (WHA) is now available. To provide more information, MRA has scheduled seminars around the state on the following dates and locations. Each workshop will be conducted by Brendan Turner, President of WHA, who designed the program.
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Missouri Restaurant Association encourages all members to contact their state senator and representative and ask them to keep Missouri open for business and protect jobs for Missouri citizens by voting “YES” to override Governor Jay Nixon’s veto of House Bill 722. A two-thirds majority is required in both the Missouri House and Senate to override. The industry must work to secure those votes.
The fun begins at 4:00 PM with a rooftop happy hour just two blocks from Busch Stadium at Joe Buck's Downtown restaurant. Complimentary food and beverages will be provided. As game time approaches, we will head to the stadium to enjoy the game in the air-conditioned Anheuser-Busch suite with more food and beverages. This suite contains the best seats in the house.
On July 16, the KC City Council approved a local minimum wage ordinance to raise the wage floor in the City to $8.50 effective August 8, 2015. Future increases will raise the wage to $13 by the beginning of 2021. The mandated changes in Kansas City’s minimum wage are indicated in the table below.
A study conducted by Measure of America, a project of the Social Service Research Council (SSRC), found that nearly six million young Americans between the ages of 16 and 24 are "disconnected" - neither working nor in school. The result is that one in seven adolescents and young adults are isolated from the very people and institutions they need to become productive members of society. As disconnection rises in America, so do the costs to society.