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To order to encourage more civic involvement through a basic understanding of City services, the HAND Department developed Citizens' Academy: a nine-week program that provides thirty participants with an interactive learning experience about City services, programs and responsibilities.


2018 Classes will be held every Thursday, August 30 through October 25 - 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.



Applying to Citizens' Academy

Applications for 2018 class are open through July 9, 2018.  

You may contact Vickie Provine via phone (812.349.3505) or email ( should you have further questions.

Registration deadline - Monday, July 9, 2018.