2021 Worthington Citizens Academy

Unfortunately, due to the rise in COVID-19 cases due to the delta variant, the City has made the difficult decision to postpone the Citizens Academy until spring 2022.

The City will distribute more information on the dates and times of the Citizens Academy next spring.  Please follow this link to put your name on the waitlist using the online form.

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The Worthington Citizens Academy is designed to help Worthington residents learn more about their city government and become more connected to their community. 

This seven-week program is an excellent way to educate residents, build positive relationships, increase communication between government officials and citizens, and inspire future municipal leaders and volunteers.

Academy members will:

  • Have the opportunity to meet City Council members, department heads, and staff.
  • Learn how decisions are made, how city funds are allocated, and how departments operate.
  • Enjoy comprehensive overviews of departments, programs, and services.
  • Discover the current status and plans for development and programming in Worthington.
  • Expand their knowledge and become more informed on current issues and proposed projects within the City.
  • Participate in lively discussions, role-playing, and other fun interactive activities.
  • Tour city facilities.
  • Become informed, involved citizens

There are two ways to apply: 

  1. Follow this link to put your name on the waitlist using the online form
  2. Stop in and pick up an application at the Worthington Municipal Building, 6550 N. High Street, Worthington, OH 43085

Email Us or call 614-436-3100 for more information.