Hamilton council approves price-gouging law amid coronavirus concerns
Hamilton City Council met in person on Wednesday, but physically distanced themselves from each other by sitting in every other seat, with all members present, but some sitting where the audience usually does. PROVIDED
The Hamilton City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved an ordinance outlawing price gouging.
Mayor Pat Moeller cited a newspaper article from this media outlet that reported the Ohio Attorney General received 90 complaints from the Miami Valley alleging price gouging between March 1 and April 1, including 17 in Butler County.