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Workforce Center of Will County to host Job Fair on January 21

Workforce Center of Will County to host Job Fair on January 21

The Workforce Center of Will County will host a job fair from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on. Tues. January 21 at its location in Suite 100, 2400 Glenwood Avenue in Joliet.

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2020 Census

2020 Census

April 1, 2020 Stand Up and Be Counted

The census provides critical data that lawmakers, business owners, teachers, and many others use to provide daily services, products, and support for you and your community. Every year, billions of dollars in federal funding go to hospitals, fire departments, schools, roads, and other resources based on census data.

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Will County Office Building closed on Weds. Dec. 25.

Will County Office Building closed on Weds. Dec. 25.

Will resume normal hours on Thurs. Dec. 26.

Will County Office Building closed on Weds. Dec. 25. Will resume normal hours on Thurs. Dec. 26.

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Workforce Center of Will County to host Job Fair on December 17

Workforce Center of Will County to host Job Fair on December 17

The Workforce Center of Will County will host a job fair from 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. on. Tues. Dec. 17 at its location in Suite 100, 2400 Glenwood Avenue in Joliet.

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Will County’s Aa1 rating confirmed by Moody’s Investor Service

Will County’s Aa1 rating confirmed by Moody’s Investor Service

Rating based upon county’s robust financial position and low debt burden

Will County officials announced today that Moody’s Investor Service has confirmed the county’s Aa1 credit rating. Moody’s reports that the credit position for Will County is very high quality and its Aa1 rating is slightly above the national median rating of Aa2.

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Homeless Memorial Service to remember those who have died

Homeless Memorial Service to remember those who have died

The public is invited to attend a memorial service at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 20 at the Joliet Public Library, 150 N. Ottawa Street in downtown Joliet, to honor homeless and formally homeless people who have died. In addition to honoring these individuals, county and city officials hope the event will raise awareness to the needs of the homeless community.

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Workforce Center of Will County to host Job Fair on December 12

Workforce Center of Will County to host Job Fair on December 12

The Workforce Center of Will County will host a job fair from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on. Thurs. Dec. 12 at its location in Suite 100, 2400 Glenwood Avenue in Joliet.

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Will County to receive $850,000 grant to establish Dislocated Worker program

Will County to receive $850,000 grant to establish Dislocated Worker program

Funding will create employment and training services to assist residents affected by the opioid crisis

Officials from the Workforce Services Division of Will County and the Office of Substance Use Initiatives, under the Will County Executive Office, announced the county will receive more than $850,000 from the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO).

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Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

Will County Office Building closed Thurs. Nov. 28 & Fri. Nov. 29 in observance of Thanksgiving holiday.

The Will County Office Building will be closed on Thurs. Nov. 28 and Fri. Nov. 29 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Normal business hours will resume on Mon. Dec. 2.

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Will County to accept string lights for recycling at four locations

Will County to accept string lights for recycling at four locations

Traditionally, the day after Thanksgiving is a good time to bring out Christmas decorations and the time people discover non-working string lights. Will County Executive Larry Walsh reminds residents to dispose of these lights in an environmentally friendly way.

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Workforce Center of Will County to host Job Fair on November 26

Workforce Center of Will County to host Job Fair on November 26

The Workforce Center of Will County will host a job fair from 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. on. Tues. Nov. 26 at its location in Suite 100, 2400 Glenwood Avenue in Joliet.

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Workforce Center of Will County releases December workshop and event schedule

Workforce Center of Will County releases December workshop and event schedule

The Workforce Center of Will County has released the December schedule for workshops and events. From developing or updating a resume, to brushing up on interviewing skills, the center offers these services and others at no cost to Will County residents.

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The Mobile Workforce Center of Will County’s December schedule has been announced.

The Mobile Workforce Center of Will County’s December schedule has been announced.

The Mobile Workforce Center of Will County’s December schedule has been announced. The mobile unit travels throughout Will County to help residents with resume development, cover letters and job applications. The workforce center contains 11 computer stations, internet access, and offers keyboarding lessons, as well as resume and job search assistance using online listings including www.jobs4people.org and Illinois WorkNet.

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Workforce Center of Will County to host Job Fair on November 20

Workforce Center of Will County to host Job Fair on November 20

The Workforce Center of Will County will host a job fair from 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. on. Weds. Nov. 20 at its location in Suite 100, 2400 Glenwood Avenue in Joliet.

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America Recycles Day Nov. 15

America Recycles Day Nov. 15

Will County Executive Walsh reminds residents of importance of responsible recycling

Since 1997, America Recycles Day has increased awareness of both recycling and buying recycled products. This year’s America Recycles Day is Friday, November 15 and Will County is joining communities across the nation to encourage residents to focus on basic recyclables: plastic bottles, jugs, and tubs; glass bottles, steel and aluminum cans, empty cartons, and varieties of clean dry paper such as newspapers and cardboard boxes.

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Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event to be held March 14 in Homer Glen

The Will County Land Use Department is partnering with the Village of Homer Glen to host a free one day Household Hazardous Waste collection event from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 14. This event is open to all Will County residents by appointment only.
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Daylight Savings Time Begins March 8

Daylight Savings Time begins at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday March 8. Remember to set your clocks forward one hour and also check your smoke detector batteries.
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Will County celebrates completion of two new buildings

On Thursday, March 5, officials from Will County celebrated the opening of two new state of the art buildings on the county’s Public Safety Complex at Laraway and Cherry Hill Roads.

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Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Earth Day in Will County with passport to green events

The Will County Resource Recovery and Energy Division has joined with the Health Department, Forest Preserve and South Metropolitan Higher Education Consortium to offer a passport to more than 50 ways to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day

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Changes to the Will County Sheriff's Office on Laraway Road

Will County Sheriff Mike Kelley is announcing changes to the daily operations of the Sheriff’s Office, Public Safety Building, 16911 W. Laraway Road in Joliet and to the Adult Detention Facility, 95 S. Chicago Street, and Video Visitation Building, 20 S. Chicago Street in Joliet.
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Will County Creates COVID-19 page to consolidate information from departments/agencies

In an effort to centralize communication from various elected officials’ offices, county departments, and agencies relating to the coronavirus crisis, the Will County Executive Office’s IT department has created a COVID-19 page on its website.

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