Good Jobs Here

This project will complete planning activities towards documenting a 1) better focus all the region’s economic development efforts, 2) draw together a variety of elements and organizations to have a larger and more sustained impact, 3) increase the use of available Go Virginia funds for successful and innovative projects, and 4) prepare the community for an even more positive future.

  • Statewide Project Theme: Workforce Development
  • Region 6 Priority Industry Cluster: Professional, Scientific and Technical Services
  • GO Virginia Request: $50,000
  • Match: $9,900
  • Source of Match: George Washington Regional Commission
  • Localities: City of Fredericksburg, Caroline County, King George County, Stafford County, Spotsylvania County
  • How does this project create higher paying jobs? This project creates higher paying jobs by understanding the current landscape of jobs within the region and creating a plan to grow jobs within the Fredericksburg area.