Posts Tagged: GLCEDC Media

PBS Show on Pontiac, Illinois

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Illinois Budget Policy Toolbox Webinars

URBANA, Ill. – Illinois is in fiscal crisis, with no easy solutions. Many tools will be needed to fix the problem, according to policy experts. The Illinois Budget Policy Toolbox is a virtual resource center providing papers that assess policy options and frame the issues surrounding Illinois’ precarious budget situation. Using high quality academic scholarship, leading policy […]

SBA: Meet the Lenders Event Announced

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is sponsoring a lender/business matchmaking event on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 (2:00pm to 5:00pm) at the Prairie Capital Convention Center in Springfield, Illinois. This is your opportunity to meet one-on-one with loan officers from SBA-participating lenders. Bring your business plan and discuss your business loan proposal with the lenders. […]

Fundamentals of Modern Manufacturing program boosts skills of manufacturing workforce

Pantagraph Program boosts skills of manufacturing workforce Sunday, April 20, 2014 by Lenore Sobota lsobota PONTIAC – A cooperative effort between the Greater Livingston County Economic Development Council and Heartland Community College is providing a more well-rounded workforce for the area’s manufacturers, say those involved in the project. The second group participating in the “Fundamentals […]

Basic Arc Welding Class Registration

BASIC GAS METAL ARC WELDING CLASS At LIVINGSTON AREA CAREER CENTER 1100 E. Indiana Avenue, Pontiac, Illinois 61764 Thursday and Friday, June 12-13, 2014 Monday through Friday, June 16-20, 2014 Monday through Friday, June 23-27, 2014 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Total Cost $300 For more information or to sign up, call 815-842-2557 Registration deadline […]

Fundamentals of Modern Manufacturing program graduating class of 2014

By Cynthia Grau/Daily Leader Staff Reporter April 12, 2014 Fourteen students made it through their program and graduated Friday afternoon and are now looking forward to life in the working world. The second class of the Fundamentals of Modern Manufacturing, a workforce training program offered by the Greater Livingston County Economic Development Council, walked through […]

Fundamentals of Modern Manufacturing program 2015 graduation ceremony announcement

The Greater Livingston County Economic Development Council (GLCEDC) is announcing the graduation ceremony for the second Fundamentals of Modern Manufacturing Skills training program. “The successful completion of this program marks the largest customized training program provided in Livingston County by Heartland Community College,” said Adam Dontz, CEO of the GLCEDC. Fourteen students recently completed the […]

OSF Partners with Joint Commission Resources

OSF Saint James-John W. Albrecht Medical Center is a leader in Central Illinois for health, and is a strong asset to Livingston County. OSF has partnered with the Joint Commission Resources to reduce harm. This video is also available on YouTube here: Visit OSF’s web site here:

WJEZ podcast on 2014 Fundamentals of Modern Manufacturing program

WJEZ 98.9 FM Interview with Adam Dontz of the GLCEDC about job training, new members, and more. Air Date: February 19, 2014 [audio:]

Pontiac Mayor Comments Regarding The GLCEDC

Comments from Pontiac Mayor Bob Russell Regarding the GLCEDC on the WJEZ Community Forum program with Todd Wineburner. Air date: February 4, 2014 [audio:]