Applications Available for the 2011 Citizen Leadership Academy
February 11, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Tressell Carter, Civic Engagement Coordinator
Phone: (757) 259-4986
James City County residents are encouraged to apply to become part of the 2011 Citizen Leadership Academy (CLA) scheduled to begin March 15.
The free ten-session program is designed to give an in-depth look at how local government works and how citizens can become involved. The Academy covers topics such as Citizen Services and civic engagement, economic development and tourism, public safety and the JCC Budget. In addition, participants will have the opportunity to see their government in action during a full-day County tour.
Most sessions are held on Tuesdays from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the James City/Williamsburg Community Center, 5301 Longhill Road.
Class size is limited to 25 participants and attendance is required at all sessions. Applications and additional information are available by calling (757) 259-4986. The deadline for applications is February 25.