Citizen's Academy

2024 North Myrtle Beach Citizen's Academy

North Myrtle Beach residents may now apply for the free 2024 North Myrtle Beach Citizen's Academy. The Citizen's Academy exposes participants to all facets of North Myrtle Beach government and includes tours of key City facilities. The first meeting is Thursday, February 8, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM at City Hall, 1018 Second Avenue South. The deadline for submitting applications is January 19 at 5 PM. The North Myrtle Beach Citizen's Academy is at capacity and is no longer accepting applications. 

Schedule

  • February 8, 2:00 PM-4:00 PM – Focus on City Manager with an overview of major projects and current issues facing the City. Additional focus on Finance and Public Safety. Tour of the City’s Public Safety facility.
  • February 15, 2:00 PM-4:00 PM – Focus on Public Works Department – water, wastewater, streets, stormwater, sanitation, and support services. Tour of pump station and water tank facilities at Little River Neck Road and tour of water tank facility at Main Street.
  • February 22, 2:00 PM-4:00 PM – Continued focus on Public Works Department – water, wastewater, streets, stormwater, sanitation, and support services. Tour of the solid waste transfer station and wastewater treatment plant.
  • February 29, 2:00 PM-4:00 PM – Focus on Parks & Recreation Department – athletics, sports tourism, grounds maintenance, programs, events, Aquatics & Fitness Center, Keep North Myrtle Beach Beautiful, Adopt a Beach Access, the Community Garden, and beach services. Tour of the Aquatic & Fitness Center.
  • March 7, 2:00 PM-4:00 PM – Continued focus on Parks & Recreation – athletics, sports tourism, grounds maintenance, programs, events, Aquatics & Fitness Center, Keep North Myrtle Beach Beautiful, Adopt a Beach Access, the Community Garden, and beach services. Tour of NMB Park & Sports Complex.
  • March 14, 2:00 PM-4:00 PM – Focus on Public Information, City Clerk, Planning & Development with Zoning, Human Resources, and Information Technology Departments.
  • March 18, 7:00 PM – Graduation Ceremony Occurs during the City Council Meeting.