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Posted on: June 6, 2019

Goodlettsville Residents Invited to Join Citizens Leadership Academy

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Program Overview
The Goodlettsville Citizens Leadership Academy is a citizen engagement course designed to provide Goodlettsville residents with a better understanding of the workings of their municipal government and how city services are delivered. The program gives participants a comprehensive look into city departments, programs and services offered in each, and tours of city facilities. Learn how Goodlettsville is governed, how the annual budget is developed, and how your tax dollars work for you. The Citizens Leadership Academy is a free program designed for City of Goodlettsville residents 18 years and older.

Class Schedule
The class schedule runs late summer into fall on Tuesday evenings between the dates of August 13 – October 15 from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. Class graduation is then held at the City Commission meeting on Thursday, October 24th at 6:30 p.m. Classes will meet in different city facilities depending on which department is highlighted that evening. The 2019 class schedule is listed below.

2019 Goodlettsville Citizens Leadership Academy Schedule and Topics
August 13 - Class Orientation and Finance & Administration
August 20 – Planning & Development Services, and Engineering

September 3 – Parks and Recreation / Tourism
September 17 – Public Works: Streets, Sanitation, Sewer & Stormwater
October 1 – Fire Department
October 15 – Police Department
October 24 - Graduation: Presentation of Pins and Plaques at City Commission Meeting

Apply for the Class
Class size is limited to 20 participants. To be as fair as possible, we ask that Goodlettsville residents only apply if they can commit to all classes, with the exception of the allowance of one missed class. Graduation certificates will be presented to those participants who meet these requirements. Apply online.

Apply online.
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