Delaware Citizens Academy

Delaware Citizens Academy
The Delaware Citizens Academy is a program in which Delaware residents receive nearly 20 hours of instruction and learn about city operations and departments. The Academy consists of nine sessions, running from February through May. The two-hour classes meet on Thursdays (and one Saturday), about twice a month.


2014 Delaware Citizens Academy Schedule
All sessions are from 6-8 p.m., unless otherwise noted

Session 1 Thursday, Feb. 13 – City Manager/Council/ED (Council chambers)
City History, Presentation
Session 2 Thursday, Feb. 27 – Planning (Council chambers)
Session 3 Thursday, March 13 - Economic Development (Council chambers)
Session 4 Thursday, March 27 – 6-8:30 pm Public Works and Transportation Issues (Public Works facility)
Session 5 Thursday, April 10 – Public Utilities (Water Treatment Plant)
Session 6 Saturday, April 26 – 9:30-11:30 a.m. – Fire (Wilbur Bills Fire Station)
Session 7 Thursday, May 1 – Parks/ YMCA (Community Room at YMCA)
Session 8 Thursday, May 15 – Police (Justice Center)
Session 9 Thursday, May 29 – Finance (Council chambers)
Graduation Monday, June 23 – 6:30 p.m. – (Council chambers)

More Information: Community Affairs Department, 740-203-1015