The City of Medford is proud to host the first annual Medford Citizen Academy. This free program takes place on the following Tuesdays: September 10, 17, 24 and October 1, 8, 15, 22. Graduation will take place on November 7 at the City Council Meeting.
This academy is designed for community residents looking to learn more about City services and how it relates to their everyday professional and personal lives. Click here to apply.
Why participate in the academy?
- Gain a better understanding of how local government functions
- Participate and interact with knowledgeable staff to better learn and understand how City finances, operations, projects, and services are developed, distributed and executed
- Serve as a role model for community and neighborhood residents
- Help improve the quality of life for Medford residents
- Build a livable, sustainable community
- Learn about volunteer opportunities in city government
- Government 101
- Dollars and Sense
- We Build this City
- We Keep Your City Healthy and Active
- Planning & Developing Our Community
- We Keep Your City Safe: Part 1
- We Keep Your City Safe: Part 2
Participants must be Medford, Oregon residents at least 18 years of age and need to attend at least seven sessions to receive a certificate of completion for this course. Learn more about this program.