Yonkers Workforce Development Board

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The Board is composed of representatives from government, business, education, economic development, labor, workforce development and other partners to the workforce system.

Goal

The goal of Yonkers Workforce Development Board is to fully integrate all job seekers with the surrounding business community thereby decreasing unemployment and providing employers with qualified candidates to hire.

Objectives

  • To improve the quality of life for Yonkers residents by assisting them in becoming employed and self- sufficient.
  • To reduce the unemployment rate of Yonkers residents.
  • To create new entry level positions for employees who have barriers to employment.
  • To ensure that the Yonkers Workforce Development Board become the first point of contact in meeting the employment and strategic needs of Yonkers businesses.

Board Meeting Notification

Meeting dates and location are subject to change. Public notification changes within 1-7 business days via The Yonkers Rising (local newspaper), Yonkers Public Library and/or the City of Yonkers website.

Friday, April 5, 2019 at the Yonkers Riverfront Library, 1 Larkin Center 4th Floor, Yonkers, NY 10701

Thursday, June 20, 2019 at the Hudson River Museum, 511 Warburton Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10701 

Friday, January 17, 2020 at the Empire City Casino, 810 Yonkers Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10704

Friday, March 20, 2020 location to be determined

Friday, June 19, 2020 location to be determined