The Institute of Local Government has compiled this list
of citizen and leadership academies as a service for interested
local officials and others. Please let us know if information
here is out of date or if there is a source we should add.
Contact the Public Engagement Program at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The following stories describe successful efforts by California
cities and counties to inform residents about local government
and civics, develop community leadership, and create effective
Although the Institute endeavors to help local officials
understand technical and legal concepts that apply to their
public service, these materials are not technical or legal
advice. Officials are encouraged to consult technical
experts, attorneys and/or relevant regulatory authorities for
up-to-date information and advice on specific situations.