"There's Just Less Opportunity Out In The Western Part Of The State"

with Stephen Huntley of Valley Opportunity Council

"We found that one of the fastest ways out of poverty is that CDL license. The wages that come with a CDL are extraordinary. We see folks going from minimum wage to $32 an hour after a 12-week certificate program." VOC's Stephen Huntley describes economic challenges in Western MA.

Posted on:

Nov 18, 2022

Hosted by: Nathan O'Leary
Produced by: Western New England Newsmakers Team

Other videos hosted by Nathan O'Leary

Loading Loading...
TYPE A KEYWORD AND PRESS ENTER TO SEARCH:
OR EXPLORE SEGMENTS BY TOPIC: