Thank you for considering participation in the City of Globe Citizen Academy! Below you will find an overview of the program, class schedules, description of each night’s agenda, and Application Form.
Citizens Academy Goal:
To provide an opportunity for residents of the City of Globe to better understand City operations, services, and programs we provide, as well as the Council authority and legal restrictions in which the City must operate.
Citizens Academy Structure:
Each Wednesday, 14 to 20 participants will attend six 2-hour classes over a period of six weeks. Each class will be hosted by a different member of the Council and will highlight the activities and challenges of different City departments. Participants will hear a presentation from the Department Director, ask questions, and participate in special activities. At the end of the six weeks, participants will take part in a graduation ceremony held during the next scheduled Council meeting.
Citizens Academy Class #1 Schedule:
Week 1—Oct 13, 2021- 6 to 8 pm: Council/Manager Overview -City Hall
Week 2—Oct 20, 2021- 6 to 8 pm: Economic and Community Development – The Hen
Week 3—Oct 27, 2021- 6 to 8 pm: Public Works Department – PW Yard Room
Week 4—Nov 03, 2021- 6 to 8 pm: Police Department – PD Building
Week 5—Nov 10, 2021 – 6 to 8 pm Fire Department – FD Building
Week 6—Nov 17, 2021- 6 to 8 pm: Finance Department – City Hall
Graduation Event — Nov 23, 2021-6 pm: City Council Meeting – Council Chambers