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‘City Life’ Citizen Academy Welcoming Applicants for November Session

Temwa Phiri, Community Engagement Coordinator

Oct. 4, 2019 -- For Immediate Release

DUBUQUE, Iowa – The City of Dubuque is welcoming applications from residents for the November session of City Life, Dubuque’s free “citizen academy” program designed to provide residents a hands-on connection with their local government. 

City Life offers residents the opportunity to interact with City staff, learn more about city services and programs, participate in tours of City facilities, and learn about different opportunities to be involved in city government. There is no cost to participate. Space is limited to 25 participants. Applications are due by Monday, Oct. 28.  

The City Life program consists of six sessions on Tuesday and Thursday evenings (Nov. 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 25) with each session running from 6-9 p.m. Dinner is provided each evening and staff will strive to make accommodations for participants related to transportation, childcare, and/or language needs.  The program will be offered again in the spring.

For more information and to apply for City Life, visit, contact City of Dubuque Community Engagement Coordinator Temwa Phiri at 563-589-4180 or, or stop by the Human Rights Department office at 1300 Main Street.

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Please do not reply to this message.  If you would like additional information on this issue, please contact the staff person identified at the top of the message or contact the City of Dubuque Public Information Office at or 563.589.4151.

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