Action Item 3.3.1.2: Citizen's academy

Encourage citizen education efforts such as the formation of an Acton Citizens Academy providing classes, information, and events, where participants (both newcomers and established residents) learn about the different functions of local government including volunteer opportunities. 1
  • 1. The League of Women Voters has been doing education in this area for some time.
Timing: 
Ongoing (existing actions or efforts to be continued and expanded)
Influence?: 
Yes
Primary Inventory Element: 
Cultural Resources
Other Inventory Elements: 
Facilities
Lead Owner: 
Citizens and citizen groups<i> </i>
Other Owners: 
Clerk Department
Community Education
Community Services Coordinator
Memorial Library
Selectmen
Volunteer Coordinating Committee

Comments

I think this duplicates the work that local nonprofits are already doing (such as the League of Women Voters).