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WFPL News, Youth Summer JobsProgram Comes Up Short

Mayor's goal of employing 400 students not met yet
By Devin Katayama

Date Published: 6/11/2012

Mayor Greg Fischer’s goal of employing 400 students this summer has not been met, but the Kentuckiana Works summer jobs program has seen growth.

Monday is the first day on the job for around 150 students who signed up for the "Summer Works" program this spring, said Michael Gritton, executive director of Kentuckiana Works, the Workforce Investment Board for the Greater Louisville region.


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