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Wisconsin’s Workforce Innovation Grant to allow YMCA to expand child care and youth programming in Green County Read More

2022-02-14T13:30:10-06:00February 14, 2022|News|

Testimony of Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation Secretary and CEO Missy Hughes

There are many reasons to celebrate the progress our state has made. Wisconsin’s economy continues to grow robustly in every corner of the state. Unemployment has dropped from double-digits in the early days of the pandemic to the lowest levels in decades, while participation in the labor force reaches new highs. Wages are up and new businesses are emerging. Read More

2022-02-08T12:54:43-06:00February 8, 2022|News|

Child care workers keep economy moving

With the help of Wisconsin’s Workforce Innovation Grant, Madison Area Technical College is trying to work with providers to offer needed training, tap into financial resources and create more open slots for parents. At the same time, the college is assessing the needs of its student parents. Read More

2022-03-03T09:28:57-06:00February 1, 2022|News|

Mayville business wins Main Street Makeover Contest

A team of WEDC staff and professionals from Retailworks Inc., a Milwaukee-based interior commercial design firm, will work closely with the Andes family and stakeholders from Main Street Mayville over the next few months to develop the shop’s new look. The improvements will be made during a 48-hour makeover event later this spring.  Read More

2022-02-07T10:20:22-06:00January 27, 2022|News, News Coverage|