Tag: disability

Federal Hill to Get 24 More Paid Parking Spots Reserved for Disabled Drivers

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Midway through next month, Federal Hill will get two dozen more on-street handicap-reserved spots, and all metered spaces reserved for drivers with disabilities in the neighborhood will require payment.

Workers with Disabilities to Earn Full Minimum Wage in Maryland



The average Maryland resident with disabilities earns $4 an hour, less than half the state’s $8.25 minimum hourly salary. But thanks to a bill recently passed by state lawmakers, Maryland will soon be the second state in the country (after New Hampshire) to phase out what’s known as “subminimum wage” for workers with disabilities.