JANESVILLE, WI - - The new Green County Workforce Development Outreach Center, part of the American Job Center network, will officially open with a ribbon cutting ceremony set for Thursday, October 27 at 3:30 p.m. at the Monroe Campus of Blackhawk Technical College (BTC) at 210 4th Ave.

All area business and community leaders are invited to attend. The Center is a partnership between BTC, the Southwest Wisconsin Workforce Development Board (SWWDB), the Department of Workforce Development (DWD)-Job Service SW, DWD�s Office of Veterans� Services-Southern, Manpower Government Solutions (WIOA), and Forward Services Corporation (W-2), in cooperation with the Monroe Chamber of Commerce, Green County Development Corporation and other Green County service organizations.

The U.S. Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration (ETA), in coordination with the Department of Education, has established the American Job Center network, a unifying name and brand that identifies online and in-person workforce development services as part of a single network. The Green County Workforce Development Outreach Center will bring a variety of services to businesses and job seekers. The resource area will be open during BTC�s normal operating hours. No appointments are necessary. For additional information about services available, or to set up an appointment with a Job Service representative, call 608.741.3578, or the SWWDB Business Services Coordinator at 608.330.0013.

The Southwest Wisconsin Workforce Development Board operates with funding from the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. If you need printed material interpreted to a language you understand or in a different format, or need assistance in using these services, please call 608-314-3300. Deaf, hearing or speech impaired callers may reach SWWDB by the Wisconsin Relay number 711.