“If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” Wayne Dyer

Register now for the Fall 2022 Community Academy

ORO VALLEY, Ariz. (Sept. 21, 2022) – Would you like to know more about local government and the Oro Valley community? Then we invite you to register for the Town of Oro Valley’s Fall 2022 Community Academy. For 25 years, the Town has been hosting this free, informative series to help residents understand more about town governance, finances, development, zoning, parks, roadways and more. Please register by October 1 to reserve your spot.

Community Academy will be held twice a week throughout October. Classes will be held from 6-8 p.m. at Oro Valley Town Hall (11000 N. La Cañada Drive). Participants are encouraged to attend in person, but there is an option to attend remote. Please note, online attendees will only be able to follow along with the presentation and will not be able to participate in any group activities.

Fall 2022 class schedule

October 6 – Welcome and Overview of Town Governance
October 11 – 2026 General Plan – Creating a Public Participation Plan
October 13 – Zoning 101 and Development Review
October 18 – Town Finances and Economic Development
October 20 – Parks and Recreation Master Plan
October 25 – Town Water Resource Planning
October 27 – Town Roadways and Public Safety
Optional: November 1 – Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting

Participants who attend at least half of the classes are eligible to graduate. The graduation will involve a celebratory dinner and recognition at the November 2 Town Council meeting.

Register now!

Ready to learn? Click here to register or paste the following URL into a web browser: https://srvvlfweb01.orovalley.net/Forms/communityacademy

If you have questions about Community Academy, please contact Jeanna Ancona at jancona@orovalleyaz.gov or 520-229-5062.