Green River Area Development District
Serving Daviess, Hancock, Henderson, McLean, Ohio, Union & Webster Counties in Western Kentucky
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300 GRADD Way, Owensboro, KY 42301     Phone: 270.926.4433     TDD: 800.648.6056

Green River Workforce Development Board

Purpose:

The Green River Workforce Development Board (WDB) is responsible for setting policy with regard to the workforce development system in the seven county region of the Green River Area Development District (GRADD).  The Green River WDB will work in partnership with the local elected officials of Daviess, Hancock, Henderson, McLean, Ohio, Union, and Webster Counties and with the GRADD Board of Directors to improve the employment and training system in the region, thus improving the quality of the workforce.  Meetings are held quarterly (4 times a year).

Role & Responsibilities of the Workforce Development Board:

  • In partnership with the Chief Elected Official, develop a comprehensive local plan.
  • Conduct workforce research and regional labor market analysis.
  • Develop effective linkages with employers to support utilization of the workforce system.
  • Designation and/or certification of One-Stop Operators.
  • Lead efforts, with representatives of secondary and post secondary education programs, to develop and implement career pathways.  
  • Identify, promote, and disseminate proven and promising strategies and initiatives to meet the needs of employers and workers with disabilities.

WORKFORCE INNOVATION & OPPORTUNITY ACT LOCAL AND REGIONAL PLAN 2017-2020

GREEN RIVER AREA REGIONAL PLAN: INTEGRATED TRADE SERVICES


GREEN RIVER AREA DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT BOARD TRAINING

WORKFORCE INNOVATION & OPPORTUNITY ACT (WIOA)

GREEN RIVER WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT BOARD MEMBERS

GREEN RIVER WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT BOARD MEETING DATES

GREEN RIVER WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT BOARD BY-LAWS

GREEN RIVER GOVERNING BOARD MEETING 

The Green River Governing Board of Local Elected Officials will met on Wednesday October 10, 2018.  
The meeting will be held at the Green River Area Development District (GRADD) office
 in the Board Room at 10:00 a.m.

CLICK HERE FOR THE AGENDA

The Green River Workforce Development Board Executive Committee will meet Monday, October 22, 2018, 3:00 p.m. at the Green River Area Development District (GRADD) office.

CLICK HERE FOR THE REVISED AGENDA


MINUTES:

2016 February 3  Workforce Development Board
2016 April 12 Workforce Development Board Executive Committee
2016 May 4  Workforce Development Board
2016 July 12 Workforce Development Board Executive Committee
2016 August 3 Workforce Development Board
2016 August 15 Workforce Development Board Executive Committee
2016 October 11 Workforce Development Board Executive Committee
2016 December 5 Workforce Development Board Executive Committee

2017 January 10 Workforce Development Board Executive Committee

2017 February 1 Workforce Development Board

2017 May 3 Workforce Development Board

2017 August 2 Workforce Development Board

2017 November 1 Workforce Development Board

2017 December 19 Workforce Development Board Special Called Meeting

2016 December 7 Workforce Development Board Youth Standing Committee

2018 February 7 Workforce Development Board

2018 June 11 Workforce Development Board Special Called Meeting

2018 August 1 Workforce Development Board