Yearly Archives: 2013


Labor Market Review

Upper Rio Grande Workforce Labor Market Review November 2013 Workforce Solutions Upper Rio Grande is pleased to present the inaugural issue of Upper Rio Grande Workforce Labor Market Review, the organization’s monthly review of labor market data for the Upper Rio Grande workforce area.  As expected, the unemployment rate within the workforce area continued to […]


Policies for Public Comment

Below are the policies for public comment. Please send comments no later than October 10, 2013 to Janet Bono, Policy Administrator by email: janet.bono@urgjobs.org Policy for Public Comment 1 Policy for Public Comment 2 Policy for Public Comment 3 Policy for Public Comment 4 Policy for Public Comment 5 Policy for Public Comment 6 Policy for Public […]


Skills Development Fund

  The Skills Development Fund is Texas’ premier job–training program providing training dollars for Texas businesses and workers. Administered by the Texas Workforce Commission, success is achieved through collaboration among businesses, public Community and Technical colleges, Local Workforce Development Boards and economic development partners. For the next two fiscal years (September 1, 2013 – August […]


Local Job Creation Goals Helps Form Partnership

Workforce Upper Rio Grande has joined forces with federal, state, and public institutions with a goal of targeting manufacturers willing to expand and create more jobs. We are inviting all interested businesses to attend this free session which will be filled with valuable information to help them grow their businesses in the most effective manner […]