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The  LAT Workforce Development Board, Inc.

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June 22, 2017

Ellendale Country Club

3319 Hwy 311

Houma, LA  70360

Time:   11:00 a.m.



NEWS

 


PUBLIC NOTICE

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

The LAT Workforce Development Board, Inc. is soliciting Requests for Proposals to provide Career and Training Services to adult, dislocated worker and youth participants in Lafourche, Assumption and Terrebonne Parishes.  The following services are requested:

Provide assessment of each participant; develop an individual employment plan; provide participant connection to post-secondary educational opportunities;  provide participants information of services available through Workforce Development System  and One-Stop Partners; refer participants to appropriate training and educational programs; provide supportive services; meet or exceed required adult, dislocated worker and youth performance standards;  make appropriate determination regarding eligibility; enroll participants into the State HIRE System;  maintain files on new and existing participants; maintain an office within each of the three parishes; be responsible for recruiting  and outreach of participants and refer participants to appropriate service;  provide participants job development and job placement services; provide summer job sites; service LAT approved adult, dislocated worker and youth contracts.

Request for Proposal packets and additional specifications are available and may be obtained from the LAT Workforce Development Board, Inc. office located at 911 Bond Street, Houma, Louisiana 70360.  Prospective sub-contractors must follow the Request for Proposal to be considered for funding.

Disapproval or approval of proposals will be contingent upon availability of funds, approval by the LAT Workforce Development Board, Inc. and successful negotiation between the LAT and the proposer.

The LAT Workforce Development Board, Inc. will consider proposals at the March 23, 2017 board meeting.  The meeting will be held at the Ellendale Country Club, 3319 Hwy 311, Houma, Louisiana 70360, at 11:00 a.m.

The deadline for submitting a proposal is January 31, 2017, no later than 4:30 p.m.  One (1) original and twenty-three (23) copies are required.

Mail or deliver to:

Mr. Frank Lewis

LAT Workforce Development Board, Inc.

P. O. Box 4115

911 Bond Street

Houma, Louisiana  70361

NOTE: The LAT Workforce Development Board, Inc. will be available to answer questions regarding the Request for Proposal on January 17, 2017 between 9:00 a.m.to 4:00 p.m. at the LAT office located at 911 Bond Street, Houma, Louisiana  or by phone at (985) 580-7249.

 


 

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

 

The LAT Workforce Development Board, Inc., has received Program Year 2017/2018 Allocations funds from the Louisiana Workforce Commission under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).  The following is a breakdown of the funds:

 

ADULT: $527,216.00

YOUTH: $562,095.00

DISLOCATED WORKER: $504,796.00

 

TOTAL $1,594,107.00

 

These funds will be utilized to provide employment and training services as allowed under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act in Lafourche, Assumption and Terrebonne Parishes.  Should you have any questions concerning the Allocation, contact Mr. Frank Lewis, Director of the LAT Workforce Development Board, Inc., at P. O. Box 4115, 911 Bond Street, Houma, Louisiana 70361 or (985) 580-7249.  The LAT Workforce Development Board, Inc., is an “equal opportunity employer/program, auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.”

 

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

 

 

The LAT Local Workforce Development Board, Inc., will be submitting it’s preliminary four-year Regional/Local Plan to the Louisiana Workforce Commission on June 29, 2016.  The LAT Local Workforce Development Board, Inc., is soliciting public comments until July 29, 2016, which is the due date for the final Regional/Local Plan submission to the Louisiana Workforce Commission.

Public comments must be submitted to LAT Local Workforce Development Board, Inc.,office located at 911 Bond Street, Houma, LA  70360 or P.O. Box 4115, Houma, LA  70361.

 

The four-year Regional/Local plan packets are available at the.  All public comments may be posted on the website (www.bayouregioncareers.com).

 

LAT Workforce Investment Board, Inc.

911 Bond Street

Houma, LA  70360

(985)580-7249

 


PUBLIC NOTICE

 

The LAT Workforce Investment Board, Inc., has received Program Year 2015/2016 allocation funds from the Louisiana Workforce Commission under the Workforce Investment Act (WIA).  The following is a breakdown of the funds.

 

Adult allocation          $208,117.00

Youth                          $222,127.00

Dislocated Worker      $221,948.00

 

TOTAL                       $652,192.00

 

These funds will be utilized to provide employment and training services as allowed under the Workforce Investment Act in Lafourche, Assumption and Terrebonne Parishes.

Should you have any questions concerning the allocation contact Mr. Frank Lewis, Director of the LAT Workforce Investment Board, Inc., at P. O. Box 4115, 911 Bond Street, Houma, Louisiana 70361 or  (985) 580-7249.

The LAT Workforce Investment Board, Inc., is an “equal opportunity employer/program, auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.”

 

 

 


PUBLIC NOTICE

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

The LAT Workforce Development Board, Inc., for Local Workforce Development Area (LWDA) #31, Region 3 is soliciting Request for Proposal to provide “Services” of an Attorney for a period of two (2) years October 01, 2016 to September 30, 2018.

 

Requested Attorney Services include formulation and negotiations of contracts, rendering legal opinions on Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) contacts, rendering legal opinions on WIOA and labor issues, preparation of leases, interpretation of WIOA rules and regulations and applicable federal and state rules and regulations.  Legal matters referred by the LAT Board and attend board meetings when available or requested.

 

Evaluation criteria upon which the proposals shall be judged are:

 

1                    Past experience with employment and training program.

 

2                    Past experience with an employment  and training board or private Workforce Development Board or grant recipient or state or federally funded programs.

 

3                    Reasonableness of cost in providing these services.

 

Proposers must submit their resumes and hourly rate charges to Mr. Frank Lewis, Director, LAT Workforce Development Board, Inc., P. O. Box 4115, Houma, LA  70361 or hand delivered to 911 Bond Street, Houma, LA 70360, no later than 4:30 p.m., August 26, 2016 to be considered.  Proposals will be reviewed by the appropriate committees and the LAT Workforce Development Board, Inc., on September 22, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at Ellendale Country Club, 3319 Highway 311, Houma, Louisiana.

 

Contact Mr. Frank Lewis, Director at (985) 580-7249 for any questions.

 

The LAT Workforce Development Board, Inc., LWDA #31 is an “Equal Opportunity Employer/Program – Auxiliary Aids and Services are available upon request to individuals with Disabilities.”

 

 

 

 

Run Date:     August 10th, 14th,   17th and 21st, 2016