What exactly is Lebanon Citizens Academy?
It is a 12-week program designed to educate residents about the inner workings of their local government. Participants will hear from staff, tour facilities, and engage in hands-on activities.
What can you expect from the investment of your time?
You can expect to learn the ins-and-outs of your local government, from the processes to the people responsible for providing the services.
Classes begin in February 2018 and will cover the following topics:
City Management, City Clerk, Boards, Commissions & Committees, Permitting, Master Plan / Capital Improvement Planning / Budgeting / Development of the Annual Work Plan, Recreation & Library, Police Department, Fire Department, Your Community Airport, Public Works, Water Plant, Wastewater Treatment Facility & Landfill
Who Can Enroll?
Any resident of Lebanon/West Lebanon who is at least 18 years of age. Minimum enrollment for each session is 15; maximum is limited to 30 participants.
How can I learn more and where can I sign up?
Visit the Lebanon Citizens Academy at LebanonNH.gov/Academy to complete our online application or call the City Manager’s office at 603-448-4220 with questions.