The Bay Area Regional Planning Unit is pleased to release the 2017-2020 Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA) Regional Plan Draft for Public Comment. The Local Workforce Development Boards for NOVA (Northern Santa Clara and San Mateo County), San Benito, San Jose Silicon Valley Workforce Investment Network (SJSVWIN) (Southern Santa Clara County), and San Francisco jointly developed this Regional Plan Draft with input from our partners and stakeholders. The plan focuses on our goals and strategies for building regional sector pathways and regionally coordinated workforce services to better meet the needs of employers and job seekers in the region.
The Regional Plan Draft for Public Comment will be posted for the 30 day period of January 26th - February 26th. The Bay Area Regional Planning Unit will include all public comments in our final submission of the Regional Plan to the State of California Labor and Workforce Development Agency.
Please note that the final Regional Plan will be submitted to the State along with separate Local Plans for each of the above Local Workforce Development Boards. If you have comments on local service delivery and coordination among local partners, the San Jose Silicon Valley Workforce Investment Network Local Plan will be released for Public Comment on 1/31/2017.
Additional information can be found at http://www.work2future.biz/images/2017PublicCommentRelease.pdf