Beginning on August 23, 2023, the state will begin the process of holding seven 2024 combined state Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) plan regional public input meetings across Alabama. Participation is vital for providing comprehensive input on the 2024 combined state WIOA plan, which will serve as our state’s workforce development strategic plan for four years. Please make your plan to attend the Region 2 meeting which is scheduled for Wednesday, September 6, 2023, in the Gadsden State Community College Science Building Auditorium located on the East Broad Campus. 1001 East Broad Street, Gadsden, Alabama 35903. For more information, please visit