22 West Washington Street
Petersburg, VA, 23803
The Crater Regional Workforce Development Board (CRWDB) strives to increase private sector employment opportunities and to ensure the integration of services to prepare individuals to meet the needs of business and industry across region the Crater region.
CRWDB oversees activities authorized under the federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.
Crater Regional Workforce Development Board (CRWDB) serves the following localities:
Dinwiddie, Greensville, Prince George, Sussex, and Surry Counties as well as the Cities
of Colonial Heights, Emporia, Hopewell, and Petersburg.
These jurisdictions are collectively known as Local Workforce Development Area (LWDA) #15. The CRWDB members are appointed by the Chief Elected Officials (CEOs) of the jurisdictions listed above. In partnership, the CRWDB and CEOs oversee the provision of the programs and services required by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act