List of Fairfield Job Fair Vendors

Reminder: The Fairfield Job Fair is this Thursday, June 13 from 2-7PM at the St Peter Claver Catholic Church. The full list of vendors is finalized and includes:

  • Voters Registration
  • Huntington Fire Department
  • Cabell County Huntington Hospital
  • Mary Kay Cosmetics
  • The Result Company
  • The Tri-State Transit Authority
  • Unlimited Future
  • Coalfield Development
  • HADCO
  • Mountwest
  • GC Services
  • Homecare Assistance
  • MedExpress
  • Huntington Junior College
  • US Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • 2020 Census
  • Veterans Vocational Rehab
  • MU Recruiting
  • Airforce and Army Recruitment
  • Huntington Police Department
  • Enlisted Accessions Recruiter
  • Starlight Behavior Health
  • Classic Construction
  • Marshall University
  • WV Corrections and Rehab

We hope to see you there and good luck!

Fairfield Jobs Fair scheduled for Thursday, June 13!

When: June 13. 2019

Time: 2pm-7pm

Where: St. Peter Claver Catholic Church (828 15th Street, Huntington, WV)

You voted for it and we responded. As part of one of the Early Action Projects, the Fairfield Innovation Plan planning team is organizing a Jobs Fair for Thursday, June 13th from 2-7PM at St. Peter Claver Catholic Church.

More than 20+ employers will be offering part-time and full-time employment opportunities to all job seekers. This event is free and open to the public.

To prepare, please dress in proper business attire, communicate professionally and efficiently, and bring plenty of resumes.

We hope to see you there and good luck!

Community Meeting 4 Scheduled for Thursday, May 16

When: Thursday, May 16th

Time: 6:00 – 8:00PM

Where: A.D. Lewis Community Center (1450 A.D. Lewis Avenue, Huntington, WV)

Come on down and join us at the Fairfield Family Feud Meeting to test your knowledge of the Fairfield neighborhood in a gameshow-style competition! Contestants will be asked a series of questions based on the results of the Choice Neighborhood Resident Surveys. The Surveys were completed by local residents and workers in the Fairfield community to help better understand neighborhood conditions, needs and desires. The Fairfield Family Feud Meeting will also feature an update on new and exciting changes coming to the Fairfield neighborhood!

You can download a meeting flyer here. Children are welcome, and food and refreshments will be served!

For more information, contact:
Scott Lemley
Director of Planning & Development
(304) 696-4486
lemleys@cityofhuntington.com

The Fairfield Choice Neighborhood Resident Survey is now live!

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Residents and workers of Fairfield, we need your help!

The Fairfield Innovation Plan planning team invites you to participate in our Choice Neighborhood Resident survey. We are conducting this survey to help us better understand neighborhood conditions and the needs of you and your neighbors.

Eligibility: The survey may be taken by anyone who lives or works within the Fairfield neighborhood of Huntington, West Virginia

Deadline: Completed surveys are due by TUESDAY, APRIL 30, 2019 AT 5:00PM

Sections: This survey includes four (4) sections that you may complete:

  • Neighborhood, Housing and Mobility
  • Education and Youth
  • Safety and Health
  • Employment and Job Training

You are not required to complete each section, but you are encouraged to
complete those sections that interest you most.

Raffle: For each section that is completed and submitted, you will receive
one (1) raffle ticket that will automatically enter you for a chance to win one (1)
of the following prizes:

  • A $150 Amazon Gift Card (Quantity: 1)
  • A $50 Amazon Gift Card (Quantity: 3)

Each participant may earn no more than four (4) raffle tickets. Your name
and email or phone number must be provided to be entered into the raffle.
The drawing will be held on Wednesday, May 1, 2019. You do not need to be
present at the drawing to win.

Submission: The survey may be submitted in any of the following ways:

Scott Lemley, Director of Planning & Development
Room L7, City Hall, 800 Fifth Avenue, Huntington, WV 25701

Continue reading “The Fairfield Choice Neighborhood Resident Survey is now live!”

Community Meeting 3 Scheduled for Thursday, March 28

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When: Thursday, March 28th

Time: 6:00 – 8:00PM

Where: A.D. Lewis Community Center (1450 A.D. Lewis Avenue, Huntington, WV)

Please join us at Community Meeting 3 to provide your input on what should happen within important areas of the community, help to prioritize projects to improve the quality of life for local residents, and get the scoop on new and exciting changes coming to the neighborhood!

You can download a meeting flyer here. Children are welcome, and food and refreshments will be served!

For more information, contact:
Scott Lemley
Director of Planning & Development
(304) 696-4486
lemleys@cityofhuntington.com

Fairfield Residents Discuss Community Priorities at Community Meeting 2

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Residents and stakeholders of the Fairfield community gathered at A.D. Lewis Community Center on Thursday, February 21st, for the second community meeting held as part of the Fairfield Innovation Plan process. Attendees learned about what the planning team heard at the first community meeting, voted on early action projects to undertake as part of the planning process, and identified community priorities through live keypad polling. Participants were asked questions such as:

  • What type of housing is most needed?
  • What type of transportation improvements are most needed?
  • How should we promote community culture and history?

If you missed Community Meeting 2, catch up by viewing the Community Meeting 2 Presentation. Throughout the planning process, meeting presentations, reports and documents will be available for viewing and download on the Documents webpage.

Community Meeting 3 will be held in March of 2019, with a specific date and time to be determined. Check back soon to mark your calendars. If you have any questions or comments in the meantime, feel free to reach out to us using our Comment form.

Community Meeting 2 Scheduled for Thursday, February 21

 

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When: Tuesday, February 21st

Time: 6:00 – 8:00PM

Where: A.D. Lewis Community Center (1450 A.D. Lewis Avenue, Huntington, WV)

  • What are your highest priorities for improving the Fairfield community in the short, medium and long term?
  • What Early Action Project will you vote for to get the ball rolling while sparking positive change in the neighborhood?
  • We need your help in developing an Innovation Plan that will establish a vision for the former Huntington, WV Housing Authority Northcott Court property and for the surrounding community as a whole.
  • This meeting will also feature an update on the Hal Greer Boulevard Corridor Plan.

You can download a meeting flyer here. Children are welcome, and food and refreshments will be served!

For more information, contact:
Scott Lemley
Director of Planning & Development
(304) 696-4486
lemleys@cityofhuntington.com