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INTRODUCTION(pages 1 & 2)

PART I:  OUR REGIONAL COMMUNITY
A. Demographics (pages 3 & 4)
Level and rate of population change (page 3)
Population characteristics(page 4)
B. Economic and Business Conditions (pages 5-14)
Labor market conditionpage 5
Employment trendspage 5
Employment trends by industry sectorpage 7
Trends in worker earningspage 8
Supply-demand analysispage 11
Key business conditionspage 14
Business retention and expansion resultspage 14
Barriers to retention and expansionpage 14
C. Education and Training(pages 15-31)

D. Technology(page 18)

E.  Political-Legal(page 22)

F.  Socio-Cultural Conditions(page 23)

G.  Transportation(page 27)

H.  Housing(page 30)

PART II:   OUR CAREER DEVELOPMENT SYSTEM
A. The Career Preparation System(pages 32-38)

B. Workforce Development System(pages 39-44)

C. Worker Enhancement System(page 45)


PART III:   OUR CAREER DEVELOPMENT REPORT CARD
(pages 47-53)
PART IV:   STRATEGIC ASSETS AND COMPREHENSIVE PLAN (Revision 4)
(pages 54-62)
PART V:   OPERATIONAL PLAN (Revision 1)
(pages 63-69)
ADDENDUM:   (pages 1-19)









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