The McHenry County Workforce Network Board is pleased to provide the most current information available on jobs, occupations, industries, wages, unemployment and business-related statistics that gives an overview of the economic climate in McHenry County. This information is summarized in the 2016 McHenry County Labor Report.
The McHenry County Workforce Network Board (LWDB) is a local business led organization responsible for developing policy and overseeing local workforce development initiatives in partnership with our local elected officials. The LWDB's role is to ensure that the local workforce development system is market-driven and responsive in meeting the employment and training needs of McHenry County employers and job seekers alike.
The LWDB and the McHenry County Workforce Network are established and funded by the Federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). Partnering with leaders from business, economic development, education, labor, community organizations, and local elected officials we work to identify employer and worker needs and to develop programs and solutions.
McHenry County Workforce Network and Board are proud to announce their partnership with the Chicago Metro Metal Consortium Manufacturing Community. Click here for more information.
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The Regional Economic Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Plan has been posted for Public Comment. The Regional Plan can be found by clicking here. If you have any comments or concerns, please direct them to Workforce Network Board Director, Jeffery Poynter email@example.com.
Illinois Workforce Area 2 Innovation and Opportunity Act Local Plan is NOW available for Public Comment. Click the link below to view the plan. If you have any comments or concerns, please direct them to Workforce Network Board Director, Jeffery Poynter firstname.lastname@example.org. Public commenting will be open for 30 days or until April 14th, 2017.
Dave Niehus Chair • Jeffery Poynter, Director
Phone: 815 334-2778 • TDD: 815 338-2374 • FAX: 815 338-7125