By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Workers in the city of Pittsburgh will continue to get paid sick leave if they have to stay home because of COVID-19.READ MORE: Duquesne University Extends President Dr. Ken Gormley's Contract
Pittsburgh City Council voted for a renewed version of its pandemic sick leave bill on Tuesday.READ MORE: Seaplane Lands On Allegheny River Outside Of Heinz Field
It means businesses with more than 50 employees must provide 80 hours of sick time if they have any coronavirus symptoms or are caring for a family member who is sick.MORE NEWS: Giant Eagle Pharmacy Reinstates Appointment-Only System For All COVID-19 Vaccinations
The ordinance will be in effect for a year.