The Equity Center, U.Va.

The Equity Center

A UVA Democracy Initiative center for the redress of inequity through community-engaged scholarship

City Council signals support for frontline workers

July 22, 2020

The City Council discussed the Frontline Workers Fair Treatment Charter during its meeting early Tuesday morning.

Ben Allen, executive director of The Equity Center, said the charter would allow public and private employers to be certified as meeting a list of 12 employment practices laid out in the charter.