Informative, fast-paced, nine-week program starts January 2019

PRINCE FREDERICK,Md.– Oct. 26, 2018– The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners announces applications are being accepted for the third annual Calvert County Government Citizens Academy. The informative nine-week program is tailored for residents interested in learning more about the inner workings of local government.

From public safety, recreation programs and road maintenance to water service, senior programs, building codes and public outreach, county government performs a vital role in the well-being of our community. The Citizens Academy will meet every Thursday evening, Jan. 10 through March 7, 2019, from 6-9 p.m. and will offer residents an in-depth look at how the government works. The free initiative features site visits and discussions with county employees who will give residents a unique insight into their daily work.

The 2019 Calvert County Government Citizens Academy program is accepting applications for up to 25 county residents 18 years of age or older, selected on a first-come, first-selected basis. To learn more about the academy schedule andapplication process, visit online atwww.calvertcountymd.gov/CitizensAcademyor call 410-535-2003.