Lopez: The partnership is a collaborative effort among all of the partners involved in the group: The City of Palmdale ... community and customized training coursework to meet local employment demands. There is a lead from each partner that continues.
Palmdale was incorporated as a city in 1962, but before that ... where Mr. Tho mas is training not for an aerospace job but to drive a bus. ''The employment picture wasn't bad,'' Mrs. Payne said, her face turning somber at the memory of Minnesota winters.
Council Member C.J. Small represents the other part of the district that includes the shopping center and said more job openings are coming at some of ... and there was a city-wide exercise to train for one recently. Mobile has had its own mass casualty.
Despite statewide declines in aerospace employment since 1988, Palmdale is still a bastion of the industry, which employs more than a quarter of the city's 26,000-person labor force. Palmdale officials recently offered Lockheed's Advanced Development.
A search warrant was served Wednesday night at the offices and home of Palmdale Mayor Jim Ledford as part of an investigation involving his past employment with a consulting firm that paid him nearly $200,000, according to city officials and the mayor’s.
PALMDALE – Against a backdrop of stepped-up workplace raids by U.S. immigration agents, Palmdale has become the first U.S. city to join a federal program ... which result in employment-eligible workers being denied employment. “(IMAGE) relies on.
and there will be a large number of jobs coming to Palmdale.” Reports Tuesday put the figure at 6,500 jobs, and Knight said he’s comfortable with that number. The announcement signals a reversal of fortune for Palmdale, a city hit hard by the Great.
Compared to the first half of last year, drought conditions in Lancaster-Palmdale are worse this year. Last year, nearly 80% of the city was in extreme drought ... Agricultural employment dropped 30.3% from 2012 through 2013, versus the nearly 2.
Graduated from Palmdale High School ... Reduce government red tape for small businesses, including streamlining the city's permitting process. Create employment and vocational opportunities for young people through job training partnerships.
Northrop Grumman is the big winner, and so is the Southern California city of Palmdale, which stands to gain thousands ... here in Southern California,” Blanco told KPCC. Aerospace employment in Southern California has declined about 70 percent in.