February 23, 2021

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Local and Regional Plan for Philadelphia and Surrounding Counties Program Years 2021-2024

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Local and Regional Plan for Philadelphia and Surrounding Counties Program Years 2021-2024

Update – To access the March 12, 2021 virtual meeting PowerPoint, click here.

In accordance with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)—which establishes an integrated workforce system designed to meet the needs of businesses and job seekers—the Philadelphia Workforce Development Board is seeking public comments on its WIOA strategic plan for Program Years July 1, 2021-June 30, 2024. The plan details the board’s strategic workforce planning efforts informed by local workforce and economic analysis, resultant vision and goals, system-wide strategies by which the goals will be achieved, operational plans by which these strategies will be executed, and the board’s compliance with federal, state and local requirements. The plan may be accessed here.

Additionally, the Southeastern PA regional plan—which includes Bucks, Delaware, Berks, Chester and Montgomery Counties—will integrate workforce strategies and resources across the region is available for comment. The regional plan can be accessed at the following link.

Comments on the regional plan will be accepted until March 26, 2021 at 4p.m.