Find out how Gainesville became the no. 1 ranked city in North America

Posted by Trish Riley, February 17, 2011

Enroll in Gainesville 101: the City of Gainesville Citizens’ Academy and meet your local government in person.

Learn everything you ever wanted to know about your city. As a participant in Gainesville 101: the 2011 Citizens’ Academy, you will go behind the scenes at the Gainesville Police Department, Gainesville Fire Rescue, Gainesville Regional Utilities and many other city departments. Participants will learn about the structure of Gainesville’s government at City Hall and how they can be more active in their community. Enroll now to make your experience living in Gainesville even better!

This series of free classes will begin on Wednesday, March 16 and will be held every Wednesday for six weeks (through April 20) from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at various city locations. Classes are limited to 25 citizens and registrations are taken on a first-come basis. If space is not available, you will be placed on a waiting list for the next session. Online registration and more information is available here.

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