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First Annual Meeting of the Chicago-Cook Workforce Partnership


Southtown Star: Offering Hope to the Unemployed


From Chicago Tribune: Big Job at County Works Program



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For additional information, go to: www.workforceboard.org


Blog - Economic Development

Latest blogs from the Bureau of Economic Development - includes blogs about jobs, job fairs and workforce development.






News Archive 2012

Business Service Representatives - April, 2012


Open House

Join us for an Open House on Wednesday, February 29th at:
Cook County Illinois workNet Center, operated by SERCO
Food and beverages will be provided
2138 S. 61st Court, 3rd Floor
Cicero, IL 60804

Click here for the date, time, location and other details!

12/21/2011 -Connecting Chicago Communities

On Tuesday, December 6, 2011, for a White House-sponsored conference on partnerships between the federal government, religious and neighborhood groups, Karin Norington-Reaves, Director Cook County Works, was a panelist representing Chicagoland Workforce Board. Here are some of the topics of concern: http://www.dol.gov/_sec/newsletter/2011/20111208.htm 


 11/8/2011 --  Preckwinkle, Bank of America Highlight Financial Partnership

10/20/2011 --President Preckwinkle and Mayor Emanuel Announce City-County Merger in Workforce Development

10/14/2011 --Preckwinkle, Cook County Works (CCW) Award $15 million to Community Groups

8/23/2011 --  Preckwinkle Creates More Than 1600 Jobs

6/22/2011 --  President Preckwinkle and Mayor Emanuel Announce Expanded Summer Program Opportunities for Cook County Youth

6/20/2011 --  President Preckwinkle Launches Cook County Works Summer Youth Program

4/26/2011 --  Cook County Works restructures President's Office of Employment Training (POET), streamlines County workforce training operations


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Main Office:

69 W. Washington 28th Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60602

Telephone: (312) 603-0200

Karin Norington-Reaves, CEO, Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership

M-F: 8.30AM-5:00PM
Sat-Sun: Closed


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