Lake County, IL
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File #: 22-0763    Version: 1 Name: One-Stop Operator Consortium
Type: resolution Status: Passed
File created: 5/19/2022 In control: Health and Community Services Committee
On agenda: Final action: 6/14/2022
Title: Joint resolution to approve a Memorandum of Understanding between Lake County Workforce Development Board, Lake County, and the One-Stop Operator Consortium in the amount of $46,455.25.
Attachments: 1. 220412 One Stop Operator Draft AGREEMENT .pdf, 2. MAY 2022 LCWDB Meeting Agenda (1).pdf, 3. (Attachment B) OSO RFP (1).pdf, 4. Vendor Disclosure.pdf
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Joint resolution to approve a Memorandum of Understanding between Lake County Workforce Development Board, Lake County, and the One-Stop Operator Consortium in the amount of $46,455.25.

Staff Summary
* Since 2000, The Job Center of Lake County has been operated under a partner consortium including the Illinois Department of Employment Security, the College of Lake County, and the Lake County Workforce Development Department.
* Federal legislation went into effect in 2015 that requires these services to be procured by the Workforce Development Board through a competitive selection process.
* The County met its obligation through the initial award of the One Stop Operator to the Workforce Development Partner Consortium at the County Board meeting on June 13, 2017.
* A Request for Proposal was issued by the Purchasing Division, extended to 41 vendors, and one sealed proposal was received from the partner consortium, which includes the Illinois Department of Employment Security, the College of Lake County, and the Lake County Workforce Development Department that has operated the Job Center of Lake County since 2000.
* The review committee determined that the proposal submitted by the Workforce Development Partner Consortium satisfied the requirements set forth in the RFP.
* It is recommended that the consortium of the Illinois Department of Employment Security, the College of Lake County, and the Lake County Workforce Development Department be approved to continue to provide these services in the amount of $46,455.25.

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RESOLUTION

WHEREAS, The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) requires that there must be, at a minimum, one physical One-Stop Center in Lake County; and the Job Center of Lake County, located in Waukegan, has been approved as the comprehensive one-stop; and

WHEREAS, Public Law 113-128 the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act amends the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (Public Law 105-220) the Workforce Investment Act...

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