From: Three reasons a $15 an hour municipal minimum wage is possible in Toronto
"Is a $15 an hour municipal minimum wage possible in Toronto as City Councillors in American cities like Chicago, New York and Seattle have been fighting for, or is it true, as John Tory says, that it is a provincial issue?
It is possible. The reality is that almost all municipal politicians simply want to pass the buck.
How can a municipal minimum wage be achieved? There are at least three ways"
Find out how by reading the rest of the article here!: http://rabble.ca/blogs/bloggers/michael-laxer/2014/06/three-reasons-15-hour-municipal-minimum-wage-possible-toronto