Fort Pierce Citizens Academy

2016 Citizens Academy

The City of Fort Pierce Citizens Academy is a free, seven-week program designed to help Fort Pierce residents learn about their city government. It is held once a year on consecutive Thursday evenings.

Participants will:

  • Meet City Commissioners, department heads and staff
  • Learn how decisions are made, how city funds are allocated and how departments operate
  • Enjoy comprehensive overviews of departments and programs and services
  • Discover the current status and future plans for City of Fort Pierce development, projects and other topics
  • Participate in lively discussions and fun interactive activities
  • Visit city facilities
  • Become an informed, involved citizen

Citizens Academy is held once a year. Applications are accepted year round, and participants are chosen on a first-come, first-served basis. 

The academy is free. Class size is limited, and spaces fill up quickly. Call (772) 467-3034 today for information and 


.  Completed applications should be returned to:

City of Fort Pierce
City Manager’s Office
100 North US Highway 1
Fort Pierce, FL 34950

Fax:  (772) 489-8042

Applicants who do not get scheduled for the next session will be placed on an enrollment list for future sessions.

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