Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development
Notice of Public Meetings and Hearings
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Week of May 17 - 21, 2004
BUREAU OF APPRENTICESHIP STANDARDS
State Electrical Apprenticeship Advisory Committee Members
Where: WI Technical College System Foundation
One Foundation Circle
Waunakee, WI 53597
Phone: (608) 849-2400
Date: Thursday, May 20, 2004
Time: 09:30 a.m.
- Call to order (open meeting).
- Roll call (sign-in sheet).
- Member Check-in.
- Minutes of March 18, 2004.
- Machining Technician program alignment with the Tool & Die
apprenticeship program; competencies in the Machining
Technician program - Marcia Arndt (Moraine Park TC).
- Lean Manufacturing and 6 Sigma in the Technical College System
- Bill Rockwell.
- Results of survey to Machine Tool trade apprentice employers
on Trade Masters program development and future directions.
- Should a job book (s) be developed for Machine Tool trades?
(for discussion and action).
- Review of program Statistics - Jerry Gross.
- Old business.
- New business.
- Member check-out.
If any questions, please call: Jerry Gross @ (608) 266-3135
Public Hearings on the Proposed Minimum Wage Increase
The Department of Workforce Development is holding 5 public hearings throughout the state this week to obtain citizen input on the proposed minimum wage increase. Hearings will be held in Janesville, Milwaukee, Eau Claire, Wausau and Green Bay. Earlier this year, a minimum wage advisory council recommended increases in the state's minimum wages from $5.15 per hour to $5.70 per hour after October 1, 2004 and to $6.50 per hour after October 1, 2005. The public is invited to attend, to speak or to submit written comments on the proposed increases.
Date and Time: Mon., May 17, 2004 - 1:00 p.m.
Where: Rock County Job Center
1900 Center Avenue Room K
Date and Time: Tues., May 18, 2004 - 1:00 p.m.
Where: Milwaukee Job Center South/UMOS
1644 S. 9th Street
Date and Time: Wed., May 19, 2004 - 1:00 p.m.
Where: Chippewa Valley Technical College
Room 103 Auditorium
620 W Clairemont Avenue
Date and Time: Thurs., May 20, 2004 - 9:00-11:00 a.m.
Where: UW Marathon County
Room 233 Lecture Hall
518 S. 7th Avenue
Date and Time: Thurs., May 20, 2004 - 2:00 p.m.
Where: Brown County Central Library
515 Pine Street - Meeting Rooms 1 & 2 (downstairs)
If any questions, please call: Rose Lynch @ 608/266-6753