Latest News Releases and Announcements
City of Dubuque Launches Public Works Registered Apprenticeship Program
The City of Dubuque Public Works Department is welcoming applications for a new, two-year, paid apprenticeship program designed to prepare participants for a successful career in public works and to create a more diverse and better qualified applicant pool for the public works department.
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Drops to 2.5 Percent
Iowa’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to 2.5 percent in August. The state’s jobless rate was 3.0 percent one year ago. The U.S. unemployment rate remained at 3.9 percent in August.
18th Future Ready Iowa Regional Summit Announced
Registration is now open for the Future Ready Iowa Regional Summit set for Tuesday, Oct. 30 in Ottumwa.
IowaWORKS Expansion Office to Open in Ames Sept. 26
A new IowaWORKS Expansion Office co-located with the Iowa Department of Transportation Conference Center at 903 Lincoln Way in Ames is opening on Wednesday, Sept. 26.