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The BITP program recruits workers, provides pre-employment training and on-the-job training for new and expanding business and industry. For more information on the BITP program, please contact Becky Rheinhardt at  brheinhardt@arkansasedc.com...
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The EWTP program provides financial assistance to Arkansas's eligible businesses for upgrading the skills of the existing workforce to remain competitive and economically viable. Training is for full-time, permanent employees who...
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In 1940, 112,050 of 1.95 million Residents in Arkansas had Electricity

In 1937, the first electric cooperative utility pole was erected in Arkansas by First Electric Cooperative in Jacksonville, marking the development of a system that now covers 60 percent of the state's land area.