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Welcome to the City of Bloomington's 2012 Citizens' Academy

The HAND Department developed the Citizens' Academy in 1999 to encourage civic involvement. Through sessions with City Departments, partcipants learn about the challenges of city government, budget limitations, day-to-day operations and mandates in this fund and educatinal 9-week program.

This year's 2012 Citizens' Academy session will begin Thursday, August 16 and runs through October 11.

This year we are addressing City of Bloomington's sustainability goals by featuring the materials and information for class online. You can access each week's session materials by clicking on that session. Please feel free to contact Vickie Provine at or 349-3505 if you have any questions regarding this system.

Week 1: Thursday, August 16, 2012

Week 2: Thursday, August 23, 2012

Week 3: Thursday, August 30, 2012

Week 4: Thursday, September 6, 2012

Week 5: Thursday, September 13, 2012

Week 6: Thursday, September 20, 2012

Week 7: Thursday, September 27, 2012

Week 8: Thursday, October 4, 2012

Week 9: Thursday, October 11, 2012