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Erie Chamber and Growth Partnership Release Garner Report

Posted on June 4th, 2020 at 10:07 PM
  

Erie Chamber and Growth Partnership Release Garner Report

Today the Erie Chamber and Growth Partnership released a report, Erie County's 21st Century Plan to Effectively Grow the Talent Pipeline, which they commissioned Garner Economics "to conduct a comprehensive workforce development delivery assessment for Erie County with actions needed to improve its current system." 

 
The number one recommendation in the report is:
 
"R1: Establish a brick-and-mortar public community college to build a workforce to support Erie County’s economic growth. The community college will have a focus on state-of-the-art laboratories and skills-based programs that align with both target industry sectors and skilled trades."
 
Click here to view and download the full report.

 


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