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Driver’s License Required: An Urgent Workforce Development Issue

More than 90,000 Milwaukee County residents currently have driving privileges suspended or revoked. For those attempting to find work, the inability to drive poses a serious problem. Employment throughout the Milwaukee area often depends on the applicant having a driver’s license. This month’s contributors discuss the impact this has on job seekers and potential employers. In addition, learn about policy changes and resources assisting with driver’s license recovery. 

Contributors:
James Gramling, recently retired Milwaukee Municipal Court Judge
Paul Manley, Attorney, WI State Public Defender
Donna M. McIntyre-Johnson, Country Springs Hotel, Director of Human Resources

Featured Resource:
Center for Driverís License Recovery and Employability

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