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May 21st, 2013
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The Planning Committee of the Southwestern Area Workforce Development Board is scheduled to meet on May 29, 2013 to elect a committee chair and vice chair.  The meeting is being held at the Branigan Library.  View meeting agenda below.

 

Southwestern Area Workforce Development Board

 

Planning Committee Meeting Agenda

Thomas Branigan Memorial Library

200 E. Picacho Avenue • 2nd Floor • Roadrunner Room

Las Cruces, NM 88001

May 29, 2013 at 10:00 am

May 20th, 2013
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As trade with Mexico expands, companies flock to Santa Teresa By Kevin Robinson-Avila / Journal Staff Writer on Mon, May 20, 2013

Santa Teresa’s industrial park is booming because of trade with Mexico, particularly serving the maquila industry. Construction of the $400 million Union Pacific railroad intermodal facility is seen under way earlier this month. (Roberto E. Rosales/Albuquerque Journal)

Editor’s note: Kevin Robinson-Avila and photographer Roberto E. Rosales spent two days touring southern New Mexico, Santa Teresa and Mexico, accompanied by Economic Development Department Secretary Jon Barela for part of ... Continue Reading

May 15th, 2013
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The Southwestern Area Workforce Development Board is holding its meeting on May 16, 2013 at 10 am at the Grant County Commission Chambers, located at 1400 Highway 180 East in Silver City, NM. Click here to view the meeting agenda.


Apr 11th, 2013
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The Chief Elected Officials Meeting meeting is scheduled on Friday, April 12, 2013 at 10 am in the city of Elephant Butte, NM.  Click here to view the meeting agenda.


Mar 21st, 2013
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The U.S. Department of Labor has issued a Training and Employment Notice (No. 27-12) dated March 20, 2013.  It outlines the Fiscal Year (FY) 2013 Projected Allotments Based on Updated Data Factors and Application of Reductions Required by the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 (BBEDCA), as amended, for the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Adult, Dislocated Worker, and Youth Activities Programs, Wagner Peyser Act Employment Service Program (ES), and Workforce Information Grants to States. The purpose is to assist states in their annual budget planning in the absence of a Fiscal Year (FY) 2013 full year appropriation, this ... Continue Reading