Residents Academy 2012 Spring Session Begins


The City of Delray Beach is accepting applications for the Spring session of the very popular and widely recognized Residents Academy, which educates the public on City government operations, facilities and responsibilities. The Academy begins on Thursday, March 1st, at the City of Delray Beach Environmental Services Administration Building (Training Room) and will meet on Thursday evenings for six (6) consecutive weeks from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.

During the Residents Academy, attendees gain “behind the scenes” access to the City’s public safety facilities. Session itineraries include exclusive tours of the Delray Beach Police Department and Fire-Rescue facilities, special operations equipment and shooting range. In addition, police officers and fire- fighters will provide demonstrations such as K-9 Unit and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) re-enactments. Space is limited so sign up early. For more information, call Janet Meeks, (561) 243-7231 or E-mail