Citizens’ Academy

A series of six presentations and panel discussions, over two days, on topics related to civic processes and how residents can most effectively shape the future of our city. Presenting panelists include elected representatives, experienced advocates, nonprofit leaders, and city department staff.


Day 1: Saturday, September 14th, 2019 @ 9am to 1:45pm

8:30am: Breakfast

9am: Local Government & Advocacy

10:30am: Planning & Development

12pm: Lunch

12:30pm: Transportation

Day 2: Saturday, September 28th, 2019 @ 9am to 1:45pm

8:30am: Breakfast

9am: Housing

10:30am: Community Health

12pm: Lunch

12:30pm: Education

Citizens’ Academy will be hosted at the UNO’s Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center. Breakfast and lunch are provided during both days. Childcare will be available for children 4 years of age and older. Space is limited, so register today at

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