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City officials announced Tuesday that enrollment for the 14th Annual Neighborhood Leadership Academy is now open to the public.
“Participants interested in learning how City government works, 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,” city officials shared
The Neighborhood Leadership Academy is free but space is limited to the first 55 participants who enroll. Registration is open to residents 18 years of age or older, and who live or work within the El Paso city limits.
New to the program is Youth Enrollment for ages 13-17 who must be accompanied by an adult enrolled in the current program.
Those interested must fill out an application and return it by January 15. Applications are available online.
For more information interested residents can call (915) 212-1680 or (915)212-1681 or email NeighborhoodServices@elpasotexas.gov
WHO: Community and Human Development Department – Neighborhood Services Division
WHAT: Neighborhood Leadership Academy – Free educational program for citizens to learn about municipal government
WHEN: 20-week program – Classes are held on Wednesdays from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and meet at various locations. First class begins on January 22, 2020 and runs through June 3, 2020.