The West Kentucky Workforce Board (WKWB) will meet on October 4, 2017 CDT at 10:00 a.m. at Lake Barkley State Resort Park Convention Center in Cadiz, Kentucky. Items on the agenda will include an update on the Medicaid Waiver “Community Engagement” and the Office of Employment & Training’s announcement of the Unemployment Insurance Transition. In addition, the Board will review the sector activities for local Kentucky Department of Education activities as noted in House Bill 1. The WKWB will also discuss the movement toward the upcoming release of a Request for Proposal (RFP) for direct career center services, current workforce activities, dislocation activities and business/industry/veterans services. A networking lunch will be provided at the end of the presentations.
The WKWB oversees employment and training activities under the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA) throughout the seventeen (17) counties of the Purchase and Pennyrile Areas.