Board Meeting

Board Members, Commissioners, and Interested Parties,

The next Northwest Workforce Development Board meeting will be conducted virtually on Tuesday, December 1, 2020 – please note the start time is 3:30.  The meeting announcement, agenda, and supporting documents are available for download below.  To join the meeting, please use the link or use the toll free number and access code below.

https://www.gotomeet.me/nwwdb/december2020

You can also dial in using your phone.
United States (Toll Free): 1 866 899 4679

Access Code: 825-789-285

My last day in the NW WDB office is next Tuesday (11/24) so please RSVP to Jeanie (jgriffin@mail.ncmissouri.edu) or Brent (bstevens@mail.ncmissouri.edu).

Stay healthy and Happy Thanksgiving!

Lisa Hostetler
Executive Director
NW WDB/NCMC
912 Main Street
Trenton, MO 64683
660/357-6232 (direct line)
660/359-3082 (fax)

Public Notice

Request for Bid – 2002 Dodge Caravan

The NW Workforce Development Board is seeking bids for the sale of a 2002 Dodge Caravan with 125,535 miles.  The van runs and drives and is in fair to good condition.  The van is located at the St. Joseph Youth Alliance facility at 5223 Mitchell. To view the van, call 816-232-0050. Interested bidders are to mail their bid in a sealed envelope marked “VAN BID” to the NW WDB, 912 Main Street, Trenton, MO 64683 c/o Jeanie Griffin. Please include name and contact information.  Bids will be accepted until 4:00 pm on September 30, 2020.  Award will go to the highest bidder and notified on October 1.     

Board Meeting

You will find available for download below the Northwest Workforce Development Board (NW WDB) September 1, 2020 meeting announcement, agenda, and supporting documents.  We will again use the GoToMeeting platform and will begin at 4:30.   The meeting link and toll-free are below:

Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone

https://www.gotomeet.me/nwwdb/septboardmeeting

You can also dial in using your phone

United States (Toll Free): 1 877 309 2073

Access Code: 320-350-261

New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when the meeting starts: https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/320350261

During a call this morning with Missouri Office of Workforce Development, the Missouri Economic Research and Information Center (MERIC) staffer provided the following data links for Missouri – there are great regional reports here.

Industry Research — https://meric.mo.gov/industry-research

Occupational Research — https://meric.mo.gov/workforce-research

Real Time Labor Market Summaries — https://meric.mo.gov/regional-profiles

Regards,

Lisa Hostetler
Executive Director
NW WDB/NCMC
912 Main Street
Trenton, MO 64683
660/357-6232

Joint meeting of the NW WDB Employer Engagement Committee and NW Business Services Team

Please see attached a meeting announcement for the NW WDB Employer Engagement Committee, which will be held Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at 1:30.  The meeting will be virtual and in conjunction with the NW Business Services Team.  To join the meeting, please use WebEx link:

https://nwmoregionalcouncilofgovernments.my.webex.com/nwmoregionalcouncilofgovernments.my/j.php?MTID=mc569c7cd55ebd6af47267e37e475ac4b

Join by Phone: (415) 655-0001       

Access Code:  126 692 2646      

Meeting Password: 66784937 (Northwest)

This meeting is open to anyone interested in participating.

CLEO Coordinating Committee and NW WDB Executive Committee Conference Call

A joint meeting of the CLEO Coordinating Committee and NW WDB Executive Committee will be held by conference call on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 8:00 a.m.  The meeting agenda and supporting documents are attached here.


Members of the CLEO Coordinating Committee are: Chair Bill Walker, Nodaway County Presiding Commissioner; Lee Sawyer, Buchanan County Presiding Commissioner; Bud Motsinger, Caldwell County Presiding Commissioner; and Ed Douglas, Livingston County Presiding Commissioner.  Members of the NW WDB Executive Committee are: Chair Gregg Roberts; Lea Norris; Juanita Assel; Julia Birkeness; Gary Clapp, Tina Gillespie; and Betty Wymore.

This is an open meeting . In accordance with Section 610.020 RSM0, the meeting will be conducted virtually; as such, there is no designated location for the meeting at which participants will gather.   However, in the event that any member of the public desires to attend but is unable to participate virtually/telephonically, call access to the meeting will be made available at the NW WDB office located at 912 Main Street, Trenton, MO.  In the event individuals come to the NW WDB office, CDC and Grundy County Health Department safety guidelines will be strictly enforced in order to observe pandemic protocol.

Dial 866-906-0040; participant code 7141429#

PUBLIC NOTICE

Consistent with the “sunshine” provisions of WIOA sec. 107(e),5, the Northwest Region Workforce Development Board, comprised of the 18 contiguous counties of Northwest Missouri, will have available for public review and comment a modification to its 2020-2023 WIOA Plan.  This Plan, which provides services and funding levels under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) (P.L. 113-128), will be available for review on August 3, 2020.

This modification makes available $281,234 in WIOA Adult, $410,165 in WIOA Dislocated Worker and $306,931 in WIOA Youth funding for the period July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2021.

To review the modification you may contact the Workforce Development Board, North Central Missouri College at 912 Main Street, Trenton, Missouri 6468; by phone at 660-359-3622, X-1233, by e-mail to jgriffin@mail.ncmissouri.edu or visit our website at www.nwwdb.org 

Any comments concerning the plan modification or to petition for disapproval or change, please contact either the WDB Director or the Division of Workforce Development’s Planning and Research Section at dwdlocalplan@dhewd.mo.gov .  Petitions for disapproval or change must be received no later than September 3, 2020.

NW WDB Employer Engagement Committee Virtual Meeting

The NW WDB Employer Engagement Committee will join the NW Business Services Team in a virtual meeting via WebEx on Wednesday, June 10, 2020 at 1:30.  Connection information is below. 

WebEx Meeting Link:  https://meetingsamer22.webex.com/meetingsamer22/j.php?MTID=mc87e4d573ba5ee993296a1fe386ccecd

To Join by Phone: (408) 418-9388          Access Code:  126 729 9527           Meeting Password:  SnMk8CNFM65

ALL business and industry Board members are encouraged to participate.  We want to collect information from you as it relates to returning to pre-COVID business operations.  Your knowledge and input will be essential.

In accordance with Section 610.020 RSM0, the meeting will be conducted virtually; as such, there is no designated location for the meeting at which participants will gather.   However, in the event that any member of the public desires to attend but is unable to participate virtually/telephonically, call access to the meeting will be made available at the NW WDB office located at 912 Main Street, Trenton, MO.  In the event individuals come to the NW WDB office, CDC and Grundy County Health Department safety guidelines will be strictly enforced.

Regards,

Lisa Hostetler
Executive Director
NW WDB/NCMC
912 Main Street
Trenton, MO 64683
660/357-6232

Board Meeting

Board Members, Commissioners, and Interested Parties,

The Northwest Workforce Development Board will hold its quarterly meeting virtually using “GoToMeeting”; the information to connect is below.  Available for download below is the meeting announcement, agenda, and supporting documents. 


Please join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone using the link below:
https://www.gotomeet.me/nwwdb/boardmeeting

You can also dial in using your phone
United States (Toll Free): 1 877 309 2073

Access Code: 807-333-245

New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when our meeting starts:
https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/807333245

In accordance with Section 610.020 RSM0, the meeting will be conducted virtually; as such, there is no designated location for the meeting at which participants will gather.   However, in the event that any member of the public desires to attend but is unable to participate virtually/telephonically, call access to the meeting will be made available at the NW WDB office located at 912 Main Street, Trenton, MO.  In the event individuals come to the NW WDB office, CDC and Grundy County Health Department safety guidelines will be strictly enforced.

Regards,

Lisa Hostetler
Executive Director
NW WDB/NCMC
912 Main Street
Trenton, MO 64683
660/357-6232

NW WDB Employer Engagement Committee Meeting

The Northwest Workforce Development Board Employer Engagement Committee will conduct business in open session via conference call on Monday, March 16, 2020 at 8:00 a.m.

The Committee meeting announcement and agenda are available for download below.  Committee Members are:  Kristie Arthur; Juanita Assel; Lana Beavers; Gary Clapp (Chair), Becky Cleveland; Erin Dennis; Tina Gillespie; Micah Landes; Phil Larabee; Kim Mildward; Lea Norris; Gregg Roberts; and Becky Wiederholt.

Anyone is welcome to join the call:  866-906-0040; use participant code 7141429#

Regards,

Meeting Minutes

Available for download below, you will find minutes from our March 3, 2020 NW WDB meeting.  I have also attached a “Report Card” of performance by region in the state of Missouri that is referenced in the minutes.

If you have questions as you review the attachments, please feel free to call.

Regards,