Rowlett City Academy

About the Academy


The Rowlett City Academy is a 13-week course offered twice each year. Rowlett residents learn how their Elected Officials interact with City staff and how the nine major departments work together to deliver City services on time, on budget, and with an eye on the future. Participants gain a deeper understanding of how local government works from the people who directly serve the citizens of Rowlett.



Benefits of Attending


  • Opportunity to offer input about City services
  • Participate in discussions with City staff about successes and challenges
  • Gain the knowledge needed to become a member of a City advisory board or Commission
  • Build friendships across a diverse group of participants
  • Serve as a role model for other community members

Registration and Class Information 


City Academy classes are offered every Thursday night from 6:30-8:30 pm over a period of 13 weeks. Class 8 is currently in session, and registration is now closed. Please check back at a later date for the class 9 registration period coming in the fall of 2021. 

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