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Mayor Nadine Woodward accepts award

Spokane Workforce Council recipient of 2020 WIOA Trailblazer Award from the National Association of Workforce Boards

Spokane, WA – The Spokane Workforce Council (SWC) has been presented with the 2020 WIOA Trailblazer Award by the National Association of Workforce Boards (NAWB). The WIOA Trailblazer Award recognizes a local workforce development board that has been a leader in adopting the system changes envisioned in the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014 …

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Workforce System Response to COVID-19 – June 15 Report

June 15, 2020: Our area is seeing more positive results from the Phase 2 reopening of businesses as the number of unemployed workers continued its downward trend over the past week. However,t here are still many factors holding back the pace of the economic recovery. Click here to read this week’s full report. 

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Workforce System Response to COVID-19 – May 20 Report

May 20, 2020: Over the past week, we have started to see more of a shift in the local economy as regular unemployment claims have leveled off, and many businesses are stepping up preparations for reopening, including bringing staff back or recruiting new workers. Click here to read this week’s full report. 

Workforce System Response to COVID-19 – April 28 Report

April 28, 2020: We have now recorded over 45,000 people applying for first-time unemployment benefits over the past five weeks in Spokane county. Almost every industry has been significantly impacted, and workers and businesses have had to chart a new course, sometimes tapping into the myriad of local, state, and federal resources to help make …

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