Scottsdale City Government 101

Scottsdale City Government 101, Scottsdale 101Whether you are a community leader, prospective City Council member, Board or Commission member, volunteer or neighborhood association leader…you are invited to participate in Scottsdale City Government 101, a series of classes summarizing overall Scottsdale city government and how it works.

Scottsdale City Government 101 is a free program covering such topics as:

  • City Manager
  • Economic Development
  • Public Safety - Fire and Police
  • Community Services and Preserve
  • Planning, Development Services and Transportation
  • Public Works and Water Resources
  • Charter Officers: City Clerk, Auditor, Treasurer & Attorney
  • Mayor and Council

Speakers include executive level managers, directors and administrators of the departments that citizens interact with most often. Class size is limited to allow participants to discuss issues and ask questions of presenters in a relaxed setting.

In accordance with CDC recommendations to support social distancing, Citizen Service has canceled the spring 2021 Scottsdale Government 101 Citizen Academy. We hope to continue offering the academies in the future.  

To be alerted about future academies, please click on the wait list link for future academies.  

Wait List for Future Academies

Contact Information

Christy Hill
Citizen Liaison
P: 480-312-4126
chhill@ScottsdaleAZ.gov