The Working Group on Jobs, Wages, and Benefits (WGJWB) is charged with developing a report and making recommendations to the Mayor and Council regarding legislative, programmatic, and policy recommendations to improve the District’s economic competitiveness in the region, attract and retain businesses and employees in the District, protect and promote commercial diversity, promote the creation and retention of well-paying jobs and create pathways to the middle class for District Residents.
DMGEO Top Requests
Sep 14 2018
Mayor Bowser Announces Appointment of Brenda Donald as Interim Deputy Mayor for Greater Economic Opportunity
Deputy Mayor Courtney R. Snowden Departs the Bowser Administration for a New Opportunity Outside of...
Sep 5 2018
Bowser Administration Matches More Than 1,000 Washingtonians with Job Opportunities in First 60 Days of 1,000 Opportunities Initiative
The 1000 Opportunities initiative continues through September,
Apr 11 2018
At the event, Uber announced a first-of-its-kind partnership to share data with cities.
Apr 10 2018
Discussion to Take Place at Uber’s Future Greenlight Driver Support Hub in Ward 7
Mar 12 2018
This partnership will provide a pipeline to in-demand infrastructure jobs.
Mayor Marion S. Barry Summer Youth Employment Program