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RFP: Seeking Five Cross-Agency Teams to Participate in State Data Sharing Initiative
June 24, 2016

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: CREC seeks (5) state teams to collaborate with one another and with CREC experts to help facilitate greater access to administrative data to validate the impact of public investments in workforce and economic development. Proposals are due Friday, July 15, 2016.

CREC Meets with Stakeholders of Momentum West in Western Wisconsin
June 22, 2016

Ken Poole, John Marotta, and Joe Jaroscak, joined by Drew Conrad, visited Western Wisconsin to meet with stakeholders in the Momentum West Region.

C2ER Releases Q1 of 2016 Cost of Living Index
May 31, 2016

The Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) published quarter 1 of the 2016 Cost of Living Index (COLI). This is first publication to include San Juan, Puerto Rico

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