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The Greater Nebraska Workforce Investment Board

    Local Area Plan (July 1, 2012 - June 30,2014)

    Draft, Local Area Plan (July 1, 2014 - June 30,2017)


   Meeting Dates and Locations

Meetings for :
Greater Nebraska Workforce Investment Board
Greater Nebraska Chief Elected Officials Board
Greater Nebraska Executive Committee

June 19-20, 2013
Holiday Inn Express & Convention Center
North Platte, NE

October 23-24, 2013
Fairfield Inn & Suites
Grand Island, NE

March 19, 2014
American Job Center
Grand Island, NE

May 19 and 20, 2014
Holiday Inn Express
North Platte, NE

June 13, 2014
American Job Center
Grand Island, NE

Oct 1-2, 2014
Fairfield Inn & Suites
Grand Island, NE


    Minutes
(Minutes posted in DRAFT status are not approved by the board and are subject to revision.)


All meetings are open to the public.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Program Auxiliary aids and services are available in request; TDD: 1-800-833-7352



For more information contact:

Seth Fager      402-471-9897
Seth.Fager@nebraska.gov

550 South 16th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
FAX: 402-471-2022



Current
Information

Benefit Payment Issue
The system upgrade issue affecting Unemployment Insurance benefits has been resolved. The error did not affect debit card payments.

Hiring Our Heroes North Platte
Hiring Our Heroes North Platte employment workshop and hiring fair for veterans and spouses are Tuesday, Aug. 5 at the Sandhills Convention Center. Register today.

Unempl. Benefits Change
Coming August 7: All claims except claims involving wages paid by the military or the federal government or wages earned in other states should be filed online unless you need a special accommodation or technical assistance. Call the Claims Center if you are unable to complete your claim online.

June Unemployment Rates
Nebraska: 3.5%
National: 6.1%

Next Release Date:
July Rates August 15 at 9:00 AM

The Good Life for Veterans
The Good Life for Veterans recruiting campaign is focused on meeting Nebraska's workforce needs through attracting military veterans and their families from other states to move to Nebraska.

PY2014 Common Measures Performance Goals
View the proposed goals for the Workforce Investment Act and the Wagner-Peyser Act

NE Nebraska Labor Study
The Nebraska Departments of Economic Development and Labor announced findings from the Northeast Nebraska Labor Availability Study. Survey results show an estimated 116,500 potential job seekers in the area.

- JOB FAIR -
JBS Grand Island Job Fair
07/31/2014 - 07/31/2014
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Nebraska Department of Labor - American Job Center
203 E. Stolley Park Rd., Ste. A
Grand Island, NE

- JOB FAIR -
Hiring Our Heroes Event
08/05/2014 - 08/05/2014
8:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Sandhills Convention Center
2102 South Jeffers
North Platte, NE

- JOB FAIR -
JobsGuide LLC job fair
08/06/2014 - 08/06/2014
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Comfort Inn & Suites 70th & Grover, Omaha, NE
7007 Grover Street
Omaha, NE

- JOB FAIR -
Lincoln Area Broadcaster's Career Fair
08/13/2014 - 08/13/2014
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

The Cornhusker Marriott Hotel (Atrium)
333 South 13th St.
Lincoln, NE

- JOB FAIR -
Information Session and Interviews
08/13/2014 - 08/14/2014
6:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Embassy Suites Loveland-Hotel, Spa & Conference Center
4705 Clydesdale Pkwy
Loveland, CO

- JOB FAIR -
JobsGuide LLC job fair
10/01/2014 - 10/01/2014
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Comfort Inn & Suites 70th & Grover, Omaha, NE
7007 Grover Street
Omaha, NE



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