Caption

Cobb 101 Citizens Government Academy taking applications

Registration continues until Feb. 28 for the new Cobb 101 Citizens Government Academy.

Open to Cobb residents and business owners, this free, 10-week course will be held from April to June.

Each week a different topic will be covered through interactive presentations, site visits and class meetings with government officials.

Participants should gain a better understanding of the:

  • Relationships among residents, the county manager, Board of Commissioners and governmental departments.
  • Process of deciding why and how government projects are implemented and services are provided.
  • Ways various projects support goals and objectives of the county manager and Board of Commissioners.
  • Budgeting process.
  • Roles and functions of county departments.

Information/applications: CobbCounty.org/Cobb101.

Recommended for you

Recommended for you

Recommended for you

Most read

  1. 1 Ramen noodle heist Georgia: Fayette County ramen noodle robbery
  2. 2 Cold Case: Guilty plea in the racially-motivated Georgia killing
  3. 3 Tybee Island drowning victims were active in Atlanta’s music scene

More from AJC