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Registration Open for 10th Annual Neighborhood Leadership Academy

Enrollment for the 10th Annual Neighborhood Leadership Academy is now open, and the City of El Paso’s Community and Human Development Department is looking for several residents who are interested in learning how their City government works.

Participants will receive first-hand information about City services and programs through comprehensive presentations from City department leaders, and on-site field trips to various public facilities. The Neighborhood Leadership Academy is free but space is limited to the first 50 participants who enroll. Participants will receive a certificate of completion following the Academy.

Who: Neighborhood Services Division of the Community and Human Development Department

What:         Free Neighborhood Leadership Academy – educational program for citizens to learn about municipal government (Spanish translation and interpretation is available upon request)

When: Classes are held on Wednesdays from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at various locations – First class begins on February 3, 2016.Academy is expected to run through June 1, 2016.

How:  Registration is open to residents 18 years of age or older, and that live within the El Paso city limits. Those interested must fill out an application and return it by January 25, 2016.

Applications are available online at or can be picked up at 801 Texas Avenue, 3rdfloor – Neighborhood Services Division. Applications can be submitted via mail, email, or in person.