WORKFORCE INNOVATION AND OPPORTUNITY ACT
DRAFT MULTI-YEAR REGIONAL/LOCAL PLAN
ACCEPTING COMMENTS JULY 25 THROUGH
AUGUST 24, 2017

 

The Lehigh Valley Workforce Investment Board, Inc., doing business as Workforce Board Lehigh Valley, in partnership with the Chief Elected Officials of Lehigh and Northampton Counties, is seeking public comments on its new Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Multi-Year Plan for the 2017-2019 program years.  The Multi-Year Plan is consistent with guidelines issued by the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry.
 

The draft Multi-Year Plan is posted for comments from July 25, 2017 and will remain available for comments for 30 days through August 24, 2017.  The final plan will be submitted to the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry on or before September 1, 2017.


To access the Draft Multi-Year Regional/Local Plan,  Click Here.


If you prefer, you can view a hard copy of the plan at the following locations:

 

Workforce Board Lehigh Valley/PA CareerLink® Lehigh Valley
555 Union Boulevard, Allentown, PA  18109
Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays -- 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Wednesdays – 10:30 am to 7:00 pm  

PA CareerLink® Lehigh Valley Allentown Employment and Training Center
Lehigh Carbon Community College Donley Center
718 Hamilton Street, Allentown, PA  18101
Mondays through Thursdays – 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

PA CareerLink® Lehigh Valley Bethlehem Employment and Training Center

520 E. 4th Street, Bethlehem, PA  18015
Mondays through Fridays – 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
 

PA CareerLink® Lehigh Valley Easton Employment and Training Center
27 S. 3rd Street, Easton, PA  18042
Mondays through Fridays – 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

Lehigh County Government Center
4th Floor, Lehigh County Executive’s Office
17 South 7th Street, Allentown, PA  18101
Mondays through Fridays – 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Northampton County Government Center
3rd Floor, Northampton County Executive’s Office
669 Washington Street, Easton, PA  18042
Mondays through Fridays – 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Public comments should be emailed to Nancy Dischinat, Executive Director, at ndischinat@lvwib.org within the 30 day public comment period with the subject line LOCAL PLAN COMMENTS.

For those who would prefer to provide comments in person, two public hearings will be held on Wednesday, August 9, 2017: at 11:00 am at the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce/Bethlehem Chamber office, 1 E. Broad St. (5th Floor), Bethlehem, PA 18018; and, at 6:00 pm at PA CareerLink® Lehigh Valley, 555 Union Blvd., Allentown, PA 18109.

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PA WORKFORCE INNOVATION AND OPPORTUNITY ACT (WIOA) COMBINED STATE PLAN 


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 BRIDGING THE WORKFORCE GAP: LEHIGH VALLEY WORKFORCE AND ECONOMIC STRATEGY
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The Lehigh Valley Workforce Development Board will make available to the public, on a regular basis through open meetings, information regarding the activities of the local board, including information regarding the local plan prior to submission of the plan, and regarding membership, the designation and certification of one-stop operators, and the award of grants or contracts to eligible providers of youth activities, and on request, minutes of formal meetings of the local board.