2022 Citizens' Government Academy Class

Due to an overwhelming response from citizens and business owners within the city, registration for the 2022 class is now closed.

We are still taking applications for our waiting list and for interest in the 2023 class. 

Thank you!

City of Marietta's 2022 Citizens’ Government Academy!

This FREE seven week course will begin on Thursday, April 21, 2022.

This course is designed to acquaint City of Marietta residents and business owners with the structure of city government and to provide them with pertinent information presented by city staff. This program will also feature tours of city facilities in an entertaining and informative manner.

The academy is open to any city resident or business owner over the age of eighteen. There will be seven (7) sessions beginning Thursday, April 21, 2022. A reception and graduation ceremony will complete the course on Wednesday, June 8, 2022 at the City Council meeting.

Classes will meet in and tour various city facilities. City employees and department heads will give overviews of services provided and answer questions from participants. A schedule outlining the topics to be discussed is provided. The location of each meeting will be determined by the nature of the departments’ mission, and will be provided to participants in advance of each session.

Enrollment is limited to the first twenty-five students to register. To view the class schedule and/or register, please see the links below.

Registration deadline is Friday, April 8, 2022.

To request additional information about the Citizens’ Government Academy, please contact Pam Peacock in the City Manager’s Office at 770-794-5506 or you may send an email message to Pam at: ppeacock@mariettaga.gov.

CLICK HERE to view the schedule                                     CLICK HERE to apply online