DENTON – Ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes in the City of Denton? Now’s your chance to find out. The City of Denton is launching the Denton 360° program, an initiative aimed at bringing residents closer to the heart of local governance.
Designed to empower and educate its citizens, Denton 360° offers a deep dive into the intricacies of local government operations. Over several weeks, participants will explore the decision-making processes, understand the mechanics behind public services, and gain insights into the challenges the community faces.
Why Join Denton 360°?
- In-depth Understanding: Grasp the nuances of how the local government functions, enabling more active participation in civic matters.
- Networking Opportunities: Engage with local leaders, elected officials, and department heads. Share concerns, ask questions, and build lasting relationships.
- Hands-on Experience: Participate in engaging activities, visit public facilities, and witness demonstrations that shed light on government functions.
- Community Building: Connect with fellow residents passionate about the community’s growth and work collaboratively to drive positive change.
- Skill Enhancement: Sharpen critical thinking and problem-solving abilities, making you adept at analyzing community issues and suggesting solutions.
- Access to Resources: Stay informed with a plethora of resources related to local governance, public services, and community development.
By joining the Citizen’s Academy, participants not only enrich their personal understanding but also contribute to the broader community’s growth. The goal is to foster a more vibrant, inclusive, and prosperous Denton.
How to Get Involved
Denton residents and business owners aged 18 and above can apply. To secure a spot in this enlightening program, visit www.cityofdenton.com/denton360 and complete the online application. Given the limited availability, potential participants are encouraged to apply soon.
The program commences on Thursday, September 21, running from 6 to 8 p.m., with sessions on select Thursdays and Saturdays. Accepted participants will receive a detailed schedule.
For more information or inquiries, reach out to Monica Benavides at Monica.Benavides@cityofdenton.com.
With the Denton 360° program, the City of Denton is not just opening its doors but its heart, inviting its residents to be a part of its journey towards a brighter future.