Citizens Academy

Xenia Citizens' Academy Program

Program Overview

  • Immersive, hands-on learning opportunity exploring how the City of Xenia really works!

  • Topics:

    • Session 1: Home Sweet Home Rule - An Introduction to Municipal Government in Xenia
    • Session 2: Dollars and Sense - An Overview of Local Government Finance, Budgeting, and Stewardship
    • Session 3: Go with the Flow - An Introduction to Public Service & Utilities
    • Session 4: Duty, Service, Safety - An Up-close Look at Police, Dispatch, Fire/EMS, and Emergency Preparedness
  • Commitment:

    •  Four sessions:

      • Oct. 4 - 6:00-7:30 pm (90 Minutes) 
        • Location: Council Chambers, City Administration Building,107 E. Main Street, Xenia, Ohio 45385
      • Oct. 18 - 6:00-7:30 pm (90 Minutes) 
        • Location: Council Chambers, City Administration Building,107 E. Main Street, Xenia, Ohio 45385
      • Nov. 1 - 6:00-8:00 pm (Two Hours) 
        • Location: TBA 
      • Nov. 15 - 6:00-8:00 pm (Two Hours)
        • Location: TBA
  • ***Applications are now closed***

    • Be aware for more opportunities to attend the Citizens' Academy in 2019.

  • Ways to apply: 

    • Fill in the Digital FORM.
    • Fill out this FORM and email it to citizensacademy@ci.xenia.oh.us 
    • Print out this FORM and send it in to:
      • Xenia Citizens Academy, City Administration Building, 107 E. Main Street, Xenia, Ohio, 45385
  • We welcome all kinds of applicants to join us during the Xenia Citizens’ Academy. In order to enroll, you must be a resident of the City of Xenia, and understand you will be signing up for all four sessions.