The Northwest Workforce Investment Board is business-led with a majority of its members representing the private sector and other board members representing organized labor and community-based organizations, education, economic development organizations and state agencies and individuals with disabilities.

The Board is representative of the local area in which is serves Grand, Jackson, Moffat, Rio Blanco, and Routt counties. A member from each local Workforce Investment Board represents the local region’s need on the Colorado Rural Workforce Investment Board.

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As of June 2012, the Northwest region has assisted 55% of the region’s job seekers to find employment at an average wage of $14.86 per hour. (9002 Report)


Northwest Workforce Investment Board

2014 Meeting Schedule

Thursday January 16, 2014*
Thursday April 17, 2014
Thursday July 17, 2014
Thursday October 16, 2014
Time: Meetings start at 10:00AM
Place: Routt County Courthouse, Steamboat Springs, CO, Commissioners’ Hearing Room

*The January 16th meeting is scheduled to be held via “Go To Meeting”. Contact Lucian Burt ( or 970-668-5360) for log-in information, or contact your local Work Force Center.

FREE Social Media Workshop for Small Business

When: January 21st, 2014
Time: 9 a.m. - Noon
Where: Colorado Mountain College
1275 Crawford Ave.
Steamboat Springs, CO
To register, please call 970-945-8638