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Hudson County/Jersey City Workforce Development Board

The Hudson County/Jersey City Workforce Development Board (HCJCWDB) is one of 17 WDBs in New Jersey and one of 550+ WDBs in the country. The WDB is mandated by federal law to be the lead organization in Hudson County and Jersey City for workforce planning, to cooperate with State officials in providing business with locally-validated labor market information, and to arrange for a service delivery system that meets the workforce needs of businesses and job-seekers.

The HCJCWDB engages leaders from the private sector, public agencies, education, labor unions and community-based organization to inform Hudson County and Jersey City's workforce strategies and ensure that its efforts utilize the skilled workers of our community are aligned with employer demands.


Hudson County/Jersey City Workforce Development Board
HC/JC WDB Quarterly Meetings

The full Hudson County/Jersey City Workforce Development Board has four open meetings each year.

The upcoming 2021-2022 board meeting dates are:
December 16, 2021
March 10, 2022
June 16, 2022

Prior to each open meeting, links will be posted for the meeting notice and agenda.

In accordance with the NJ Open Public Meeting Act – N.J.S.A. 10:-4-10, the meetings of the HC/JCWDB are advertised and made public through the organizations website. It establishes the right of all citizens to have adequate advance notice of all public meetings and the right to attend meetings at which any business affecting the public is discussed or acted upon. All meeting minutes are also made public.

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Please be advised that the HCJCWDB will hold a remote public meeting on Thursday, December 16, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. Official action will be taken.

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