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The Area 20 Workforce Development Board, through the Fairfield County Economic Development office acting as its administrative agent, has issued a Request for Proposal for Ohio Means Jobs Operator(s) and Career Services Provider(s) in its area. Area 20 comprises Fairfield, Hocking, Pickaway, Ross, and Vinton counties.  For more information please contact Angel Conrad or Rick Szabrak at area20rfp@co.fairfield.oh.us.

The draft Four Year Plan may be downloaded here:
OMJ Operator Area 20 RFP
OMJ Center Cost Sheet
Career Services Cost Sheet
Area 20 MOU
OMJ MOU Allocation
One Stop Certification
Provider Proposal
Assurances and Certifications
Cover Letter
Review Committee Scoring Sheet

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April 6, 2017

Through this announcement, the Workforce Development Board of Workforce Development Area 20, is soliciting public comment for the Southcentral Ohio Regional Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act Plan and its related Local Plan Addenda for Area 11 and Area 20.

The draft Four Year Plan may be downloaded here:
South Central OH Regional Plan 01.20.17
Area 20 Local Plan Addendum 01.20.17
Ohio's WF Regions
JobsOhio Regions
HelpWanted Online Job Postings
Columbus Region CTE
Strategic Planning Summary

The review period for public comment will end on February 28, 2017.  Written comments may be submitted to the Board via email at SCOhioWorkforce@hotmail.com. All comments received will be presented to Board by close of business on March 6, 2017.