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Public Notice of Public Comment Period Regarding SAWDB 2017-2020 Regional – Local Plan Modification

The SAWDB has posted a proposed modification to the board’s regional and local Plans.  The Plan will be available to the public for review on the Board’s website,, the PA CareerLink locations throughout the region, and at the Southern Alleghenies Planning and Development Commission office at 3 Sheraton Drive, Altoona, PA  16601.

Proposed modifications cover changes to the regions labor market information, addition of programs to the PA CareerLink inventory of services for customers and the deletion of programs that are no longer available.  Additionally, changes were made to procedures at the one stop centers to enhance the initial customer experience and the addition of strategies to enhance the workforce systems relationships with economic developers and employers.

The plan will be available for review and comment between August 15, 2019 and September 16, 2019.  Any comments should be submitted to Ms. Susan Whisler at