Metro North Regional Employment Board
Building Partnerships for a Better Workforce





Metro North Regional Employment Board



Based in Cambridge, the Metro North REB serves 20 cities and towns in Massachusetts.

"Building Partnerships for a Better Workforce"

The Metro North Regional Employment Board (REB) is a public-private partnership whose mission is to enable area residents to gain skills that will maximize their economic self-sufficiency and to provide employers with the workforce they need to effectively compete in the changing world economy.

The REB serves the following 20 Massachusetts cities and towns: Arlington, Belmont, Burlington, Cambridge, Chelsea, Everett, Malden, Medford, Melrose, North Reading, Reading, Revere, Somerville, Stoneham, Wakefield, Watertown, Wilmington, Winchester, Winthrop, and Woburn. 


Metro North REB FY 2017 - 2020 Strategic Plan


Metro North REB Local Plan

All comments or questions regarding this Local Plan may be submitted to: PolicyQA@Massmail.State.MA.US.  Please place "MA Local 4-Year Plan" in the subject line.



2017 Upcoming REB Meeting Notices and Agenda Links:

REB Development Task Force Meeting

Tuesday, January 16, 2018, 10:30am - Noon

Metro North Regional Employment Board

186 Alewife Brook Parkway, Suite 216, Cambridge, MA  02138

Agenda Link

(posted 1/8/18, 10:30am; Agenda posted 1/12/18)

REB Finance Committee Meeting

Thursday, January 25, 2018, 9am - 11am

Metro North Regional Employment Board

186 Alewife Brook Parkway, Suite 216, Cambridge, MA  02138

Agenda Link:  To be Posted

(posted 1/9/18, 11:31am)



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***What's New?***

News from our Board - Jobs Linkage in Somerville!


REB announces Youth Operator RFP

 FREE Job Training Opportunity! Northeast Advanced Manfacturing Consortium's Manufacturing Technology Training

 Job Posting:

Those With Drive Find Jobs That Deliver - Boston Globe article quotes REB Member James Donovan

Manufacturing Training Grants Announced - REB Awarded $465,300.

Advanced Manufacturing Training Program Graduation at Bunker Hill Community College

REB visits Teamsters Local 25 Driver Training in Tewksbury

Metro North REB Executive Director, Sunny Schwartz, spoke on Retail Panel at the National Association of Workforce Boards' national meeting

REB to Host Information Session on MA Workforce Training Fund Program

Metro North REB Awarded $500,000 to Build Capacity between Hardware Startups and Advanced Manufacturing Companies in the Northeast Region of MA

Career Source Hosts Successful Veteran Opportunity Day

NAMC Receives Partnership of the Year Award

Baker-Polito Administration Awards $2.4 Million in Workforce Training Grants

Metro North Regional Employment Board Receives $400,000 Grant to Strengthen Retail Industry Career Services in the Region

Commonwealth Corporation Launches Working on Wellness (WOW) Program for MA Employers

Metro North STEM Network and Boston PIC Receive STEM Education Award

DESE Issues FY2017 IET and IEL/CE Request for Proposals

STEM Equipment and Supplies Grant Program for Middle and High Schools

Commonwealth Corporation Releases WTF Direct Accesss Program RFP

Advanced Manufacturing Networking Event Sparks Conversation, Connections




 Metro North REB, Fresh Pond Mall, 186 Alewife Brook Parkway, Suite 216, Cambridge, MA 02138