In late 2019, the Town of Pulaski received a grant to start putting the pieces together for a training center and makerspace.
Now, a group of about 30 community leaders are coming together to make this vision more of a reality.
A project advisory committee is trying to narrow down areas of interest to bring to a downtown collaborative space. They want to help the community jumpstart highly skilled careers.
“We are delighted on behalf of the leadership team,” said committee member Elaine Holeton. “The fact that folks will take time out of their busy schedules to come and sit with us as we brainstorm over the course of this year what this center can do.”
Experts in fields from agriculture to manufacturing are part of the group. They agree that employers need workers with more training.
“They’re going to need something besides just their high school diploma in order to be…