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Job Numbers Improve in Vermilion County

Updated: Thursday, May 1 2014, 10:56 AM CDT

VERMILION COUNTY -- DANVILLE -- The school year is winding down and for high school and college students that means finding a summer job.

Vicki Haugen is the CEO of Vermilion Advantage, the agency surveys area businesses, and according to the latest numbers by third quarter of this year 100 percent of businesses surveyed are projecting steady to rapid growth.

She reports that type of growth hasn't happened since the surveys started in 2008.

Experts say whether you are a student or have been out of school for a long time there are job opportunities.

According to the Illinois Department of Employment security March unemployment was down in Vermilion County and Danville from February.

Job Numbers Improve in Vermilion County


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