WORK SESSION AGENDA REQUEST

Sponsor:

Board of Supervisors Meeting Date: 

Harry F. Atherton, Chairman, Marshall District

October 20, 2003

Staff Lead:

Department: 

Merry Hanson, Director of Workforce Programs

Local Workforce Investment Board

Topic: 

An Overview of the Workforce Investment Act

Topic Description:

The Workforce Investment Act was designed to make workforce services (e.g. employer assistance, job search assistance, economic development assistance) more easily accessible to the public.   The purpose of the work session is to provide the Board of Supervisors with an overview of the Workforce Investment Act, how it can benefit Fauquier County businesses, and the positive impacts that can be experienced by residents of Fauquier County who have workforce issues.

Requested Action of the Board of Supervisors: 

Hold a work session to hear a presentation from the Director of Workforce Programs on the benefits of the Workforce Programs to Fauquier County .

Financial Impacts Analysis:

None.

Identify any other Departments, Organizations or Individuals that would be affected by this request:

None.