Letters to the Editor

Measure C is focused on job training

The colleges of State Center Community College District have been providing outstanding academic and vocational instruction for more than a century.

SCCCD serves over 50,000 students at Fresno City College; Reedley College; Clovis Community College; the Career and Technology Center; and the Madera and Oakhurst community college centers. The District has been effective in developing and maintaining partnerships between local businesses and the SCCCD colleges and centers, which is key to developing the proper job training programs to ensure a skilled and qualified workforce.

Measure C will upgrade and build critically needed facilities to meet the increased demand for vocational training programs. Measure C is a job training improvement measure that will offer a variety of educational programs to meet the needs our diverse population. All students will benefit – including first-time college students; veterans and returning students.

Randy Rowe and Roger Oraze, Clovis