City accepting applications for Neighborhood Leadership Academy

City of Tallahassee
Posted at 12:32 PM, Aug 12, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-12 12:32:00-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) -- Tallahassee city leaders are giving residents an opportunity to see first hand how their tax dollars are put to use.

Residents are invited to apply to take part in an upcoming "Neighborhood Leadership Academy". The 9 week course meets every Tuesday evening beginning September 2, from 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

During the course, residents will be able to tour and gain hands-on understanding of a number of different City departments. They include tours of Tallahassee's police department, fire department, Public Safety Complex, StarMetro, traffic control center and others.

The program is open to all residents living within the Tallahassee city limits.

Click here to learn more, or to apply for the program. Registration is limited to 25 participants. For additional information you may also call Andrea Griffin at the City's Neighborhood Services office at 850-891-3846 or email