Bellevue Essentials provides an entry point for emerging community leaders. This transformational nine-week program highlights the structures and inner workings of city government in many arenas. Topics include demographics, public process, city planning, economic development, human services, utilities, environmental stewardship, finance and transportation, intergovernmental relations, public safety, and more.
Bellevue Essentials is now open for applications for the class beginning on September 17, 2015. A learning community of 35 students will selected to begin their journey to create relationships and build familiarity with government process and decision making. Class members will graduate with a full understanding of the “nuts and bolts” of city government and be ready to get more involved in their local community.
Brochure and application for the 2015 Bellevue Essentials class is available below. For more information on the 2015 Bellevue Essentials program, contact Julie Ellenhorn at 425-452-5372 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information Meeting June 9, 2015