Empowering Festina Residents: Job-Related Trainings and Opportunities in Winneshiek County

In partnership with UERPC, the City of ­­­­­­­­­­­Festina (Winneshiek County) wants to help connect residents of the region with job-related trainings and opportunities. Below are links to job-related resources available in our region.

IowaWorks Decorah Satellite Office Training Schedule: The Decorah office serves Allamakee, Chickasaw, Clayton, Delaware, Dubuque, Fayette, Howard and Winneshiek counties. Check out the IowaWorks calendar to see the various trainings available or call IowaWorks at 563-382-0457. https://www.iowaworkforcedevelopment.gov/decorah

Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) Business and Community Solutions: Business and Community Solutions is the customized training, workforce development and continuing education division of NICC, offering a variety of education and training options for businesses and individuals to obtain or advance their skills. Check out the website to see the various trainings available or call NICC at 844-642-2338. https://www.nicc.edu/business-community/

If you need further assistance with connecting to the resources you need, feel free to call our office at (563)382-5085.

Nomination Deadline Approaching: Run for School Board or City Council in the November 7th, 2023 Election!

Candidates interested in running for School Board or City Council have through September 21st to file their nomination petitions.  School candidates will file with the school board secretaries and city candidates will file with the County Auditor; to have their names on the ballot for the Regular City and School Election that will be held November 7th, 2023.  Questions about this or any other election matter should be directed to the County Auditor at auditor@co.winneshiek.ia.us.

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