Registration is now open for the next semester of the city of Savannah Citizens' Academy. The academy, an eight-session program intended to immerse residents into the workings of their city government, includes visits, presentations by key city officials and other hands-on activities.
Citizens interested in participating in the academy must be willing to commit to attend all of the once-a-week classes, which generally run from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The classes will start Feb. 12 and run through April 2.
A maximum of 25 students will be accepted for the academy on a first-come, first-served basis. A non-refundable $5 entrance fee is also required.
For more information, contact the Public Information Office at 651.6410.