Project Labor Agreements
Adopted ABC model government-neutrality bill.
Right to Work
Statute authorizes P3s on transportation projects and vertical construction projects associated with transportation projects. Unsolicited bids are not allowed.
Workforce Development Incentives
Current labor supply satisfies 66% of peak labor demand.
State offered $5,461,647 in grants and incentives for workforce preparation and development in 2021.
Career and Technical Education
99% of CTE high school graduates are placed in colleges or careers.
West Virginia recognizes NCCER as an approved curriculum for CTE programs.
Job Growth Rate