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Citizens Academy
Find out how your city government works!
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Tracy Franklin
Public Information Officer

1901 Airport Road
South Lake Tahoe, CA  96150

Ph: (530) 542-6093

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fall 2017 Citizens Academy
The next Citizens Academy will be offered in Fall 2017. Date is TBD.

About the Program
The City of South Lake Tahoe Citizens Academy is open to all community members.  This is an exciting opportunity for residents to increase their knowledge about the workings of local government and have a desire to become more involved in the shaping and development of their community.

Citizens Academy Application

Citizens Academy Brochure

While attending the Citizens Academy, participants will:

  • Learn about City government operations and services
  • Participate in dialogues with city leaders, city staff & other civic-minded residents
  • See taxpayers' investments at work
  • Expand their knowledge and become more informed on current and proposed projects within the City
  • Gain appreciation for the City’s resources and capacity to meet the needs of the community
  • Learn about opportunities to become more involved and help build a sustainable community
  • Receive first-hand information and have the chance to ask questions on any topic at the end of each session

The South Lake Tahoe Citizens Academy is a free, seven session interactive course designed to provide residents with an in-depth look into municipal government, as well as, information about the services and programs of the City of South Lake Tahoe.