Citizens Academy

F.O.C.U.S. is entering our seventh year of a partnership with University College of Syracuse University to offer 35 selected applicants a free 8-week interactive course of study on how local governments are organized and how services are funded and delivered.  It is a place to learn about citizen involvement through an integrated approach to economic vitality, social equity and a healthy environment.  Sessions meet at various locations throughout the Greater Syracuse area on eight, consecutive Tuesday evenings from 5:30pm – 8:30pm.  Session dates are September 20th through November 15th, 2011. Apply for the 2011 class on-line go at