• News for Economic

  • Thursday, February 25, 2021
    The Workforce Development Board of Ventura County (WDB) has released its 2021-2024 regional and local plans for workforce and economic development in the county. The plans are available for public review and comments.  WDB serves as a facilitator between public and private sectors, creating partnerships that will strengthen the Ventura County economy and match well-paying jobs with a trained ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Member News, Ventura County
    Tuesday, January 12, 2021
    Workforce Development Board of Ventura County (WDB) was awarded $2,417,711 from the U.S. Department of Labor to prepare justice-involved individuals for the workforce. Another $350,000 was received from the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act/Governor's Discretionary Fund for services to the English Language Learner (ELL) population to foster successful job placement and retention.    WDB ...read more
    Categories: Community, Member News, Economic, Press Release, General News Article
    Monday, January 11, 2021
    Plans to increase workforce development opportunities and skills in Ventura County through 2022 will be discussed at a Zoom Workforce Development Board of Ventura County (WDB) Strategic Workforce Planning Roundtable Thursday, January 28, from noon to 1:00 p.m. The public is invited to discuss the plans and provide input.    One regional and one local plan was  initially created in 2017 by WDB as ...read more
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