The Kerr-Tar Regional Council of Governments Workforce Development Board announces the opportunity to receive public comment on the Proposed Program Year July 2020 –June 2021 Development Area Plan.  If there are any comments on the Proposed Plan, please email stating any questions or comments on or before June 26, 2020.

Click here to view the state plan. 

Board of Directors Meeting

The May 28, 2020 6:00 PM meeting of the Kerr-Tar Regional Council of Governments Board of Directors will be held electronically. The public will not be allowed to physically attend this meeting; however, the public is welcome to view or listen to the meeting via Zoom.  Click here for Zoom meeting information and the meeting agenda.   

Members of the public who would like to make public comments during the Public Comments section of the meeting MUST register by emailing before 12:00 noon on Thursday May 28, 2020. You must include your name, address, comment topic, and the phone number you will be calling from, and email address. You will be recognized for comments in the order that you registered. The time limit for each speaker will be five minutes with a total time limit set aside for public comments totaling 30 minutes.

Click here to view meeting materials.

The Kerr-Tar Regional Council of Governments sincerely appreciates everyone’s patience during this unprecedented event.

Warrenton NCWorks Career Center

The NCWorks center in Warrenton is currently closed in order to protect the health of customers and staff. While not serving customers in-person, we will continue to provide services virtually and by phone. Please call 919-693-2686 or send an email to to receive staff-assisted services, whether you are a jobseeker or an employer. You may also continue to access NCWorks Online at

NCWorks Career Centers are not actually “unemployment offices,” and we do not process Unemployment Insurance claims. We do help unemployed jobseekers to find new jobs. Currently, you do not need to visit NCWorks to file an unemployment insurance claim. To apply for unemployment benefits, visit or call: 888-737-0259.