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WCWC releases June workshop schedule

WCWC releases June workshop schedule

The Workforce Center of Will County June schedule has been released.

An orientation into Alison.com will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 4. Alison offers more than 1,000 free online courses in more than 300 categories. Orientation includes an overview of the courses and categories and information on how to set up an Alison account.

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Annual book recycling event to be held May 31-June 2

Annual book recycling event to be held May 31-June 2

Will County’s annual three-day book recycling event will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 31-June 2 at Joliet Park District’s Pilcher Park Nature Center, 2501 Highland Park Drive.

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County collects record amount of textiles in week-long event

County collects record amount of textiles in week-long event

Will County took in a record shattering12,298 pounds of textiles during its annual week-long collection event which ended May 3.

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Annual Hero Helps Summit shares keys to long term recovery success for opiate use

Annual Hero Helps Summit shares keys to long term recovery success for opiate use

Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker pledges more funding for recovery services

During the ninth annual Hero Helps Summit, held Friday, May 3 at the Edward Hospital Athletic and Event Center, local experts shared important information about medication-assisted treatment (MAT) and sober living homes, both key components of long term success in opiate use recovery. Read more
Governor Pritzker to speak at 2019 Hero Helps Community Summit on May 3

Governor Pritzker to speak at 2019 Hero Helps Community Summit on May 3

During this year’s Hero Helps Community Summit on Friday, May 3, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker will be present to discuss his plans to address the opioid epidemic including strategies to leverage federal funding opportunities to fight this epidemic locally. Read more
Annual Student Government Day

Annual Student Government Day

The Will County Regional Office of Education hosted its annual Student Government Day on April 30. Read more
Free document destruction event scheduled for Saturday, May 18

Free document destruction event scheduled for Saturday, May 18

The Will County Land Use Department’s Resource Recovery and Energy Division, along with Joliet Franciscan Sisters and University of St. Francis, will host a free document destruction event from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 18.

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Annual textile collection event to be April 29-May 3

Annual textile collection event to be April 29-May 3

Will County’s annual textile collection event will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, April 29, to Friday, May 3, at the County Office Building, 304 N. Chicago St.

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Workforce Center of Will County to host job fair on Thursday, April 25

Workforce Center of Will County to host job fair on Thursday, April 25

The Workforce Center of Will County will host a job fair from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 25 at its office, 2400 Glenwood Avenue in Joliet.

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Congressman Bill Foster visits with Will County Executive Walsh and County Board leadership

Congressman Bill Foster visits with Will County Executive Walsh and County Board leadership

On Wednesday, April 17, Congressman Bill Foster met with Will County Executive Larry Walsh, County Board Speaker Denise Winfrey, other county board leadership, and members of the County Executive staff for a discussion about Will County's federal agenda. Recently, county board leadership and Walsh's Chief of Staff Nick Palmer visited federal legislators in Washington D.C. to present the county's 2019-2020 federal agenda which included requests for funding on infrastructure and other county programs. Read more
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