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Notice of Request for Proposal (RFP): U.S. Department of Labor National Dislocated Worker Grant Funds for the Severe Storms and Flooding – Eastern Panhandle

Legal Notice

Notice of Request for Proposal (RFP)

WorkForce West Virginia, a division of the Department of Commerce, announces the availability of U.S. Department of Labor National Dislocated Worker Grant Funds for the Severe Storms and Flooding that occurred on May 28-June 3, 2018 in the Eastern Panhandle. FEMA Declaration 4378-DR covers the West Virginia counties affected as follows: Grant, Pendleton, Hardy, Mineral, Hampshire, Morgan, and Jefferson counties. These funds will be awarded to Project Operator(s) to oversee the disaster relief clean-up activities which includes hiring and supervising temporary workers.  Grant funds also cover administrative costs, payment of wages, safety equipment, tools, etc.

Complete details are available online at under the Public Notices Tab, entitled NDWG Funding.   A public meeting to discuss the Request for Proposal (RFP) process will be held October 23, 2018 from 9 AM to 12:00 PM at WorkForce West Virginia’s Central Office, located at 1900 Kanawha Blvd. East, Bldg. 3, Suite 300, Charleston, WV 25305.  Attendance is required at this bidder’s conference in order to submit a proposal.  If for any reason, you cannot attend in person, you may send a local representative who cannot be representing any other agency, on your behalf.

To register for the Bidder’s Conference or if you have any questions, please contact:

Martha Craig-Hinchman, Assistant Director, Employment Service Division


Linda Sansom, Employment Programs Manager I, (National Dislocated Worker Grants)


Toll free (877) 967-5498