Veterans’ job fair on tap in Kansas City

Jobs in engineering, construction, architecture, environmental work and related fields will be featured at a “Hiring Our Heroes” job fair this month in Kansas City.

The event for military veterans and their spouses will be held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Nov. 19 at the Kansas City Convention Center’s Grand Ballroom, 301 W. 13th St. It will be preceded by a noon employment workshop.

More than 30 employers have signed up to attend the fair, which is sponsored by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and other organizations. Pre-registration is encouraged at

. Proof of military service is requested to attend.

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