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Posted on: August 8, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Go Behind the Scenes of Your City with Denton 360

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Are you ready to become a proactive and empowered citizen, actively shaping the future of your community? The City of Denton invites you to participate in our upcoming Denton 360° program! This unique program is designed to bring residents like you closer to the heart of our local government, fostering a deeper understanding of how our community operates and encouraging active participation in civic affairs.

Over the course of several weeks, participants will have the opportunity to dive into various aspects of our local governance, exploring how decisions are made, understanding the processes behind public services, and gaining insights into the challenges our community faces.

What are the benefits of participating in Denton 360°?

  • Through this program, participants will gain invaluable insights into how our local government functions. This newfound knowledge will empower you to participate more actively in public meetings, boards, commissions, committees, and community initiatives.
  • The program provides a rare chance to interact with local leaders, elected officials, and department heads. You'll have the opportunity to ask questions, share concerns, and build meaningful relationships with those who work tirelessly to improve our community.
  • Denton 360 will include engaging hands-on activities, site visits to public facilities, and demonstrations to deepen your understanding of various government functions.
  • Forge connections with other like-minded residents who share a passion for our community's growth and well-being. By working together, we can amplify our impact and drive positive change.
  • Participating in Denton 360 will sharpen your critical thinking and problem-solving skills. You'll be better equipped to analyze community issues and propose effective solutions.
  • Gain access to a wealth of resources related to local governance, public services, and community development. Stay informed long after the academy concludes!

By investing your time in the Citizen's Academy, you're not only enriching your own life but also contributing to the collective growth of our community. Together, we can create a more vibrant, inclusive, and prosperous place to call home.

How to Join:

Participation in Denton 360° is open to all Denton residents and business owners over the age of 18. Simply visit www.cityofdenton.com/denton360 and fill out the online application form. Space is limited, so don't wait too long to secure your spot!

Dates and Schedule:

Denton 360° will be held on select Thursdays and Saturdays, starting on Thursday, September 21, from 6 to 8 p.m.  

A detailed schedule will be provided upon acceptance into the program.

For any inquiries or further information, please contact Monica Benavides at [email protected]

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