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Citizens Government Academy

Citizens Government Academy

Must Register by September 2, 2022

Recurring Event
Last Date: Thursday, November 10, 2022
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM (EDT)

Event Details

The City of Griffin Citizens’ Government Academy is a ten-week program designed to offer residents the opportunity to learn more about local government! Participants go behind the scenes and experience first-hand the wide range of government functions, services, activities, challenges, and how to get more involved. Each class uses hands-on activities and open discussions to provide participants with an interactive experience and an in-depth look into the City of Griffin. Classes will take place starting Thursday, September 8, 2022, and continue with graduation on Thursday, November 10, 2022.

Participants Will Have An Opportunity To:

  • Meet The City Manager
  • Meet The Board Of Commission
  • Tour City Facilities
  • Learn From Each Department

Program Topics Include:

  • City Budget
  • Public Safety
  • Economic Development
  • Municipal Court
  • Griffin Utilities
  • Beautification
  • Tourism
  • Motor Pool
  • Communication AND MORE!

Citizens’ Government Academy is held on Thursdays for ten consecutive weeks, starting Thursday, September 8, 2022, until Thursday, November 10, 2022, from 6pm to 8:30pm, with dinner provided at each class. Participants must be 18 years or older and a resident of the Griffin-Spalding community. Participants must complete an application to participate. For additional questions, please contact Danielle Hancock at

*Click here for the Application

For More Information:

City of Griffin