The City of Margate invites residents and business owners to participate in Margate Citizens Academy (MCA), an eight-week interactive program designed to give an up-close look at local government. Applications are available for the next session, which will begin on Tuesday, May 9th.
Formerly called Margate Community College, MCA is free and open to Margate residents and business owners over 18 years of age. Classes will take place on Tuesday evenings from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at various City facilities. A light dinner will be served from 6 to 6:30 p.m.
Although students are encouraged to attend all classes, only 6 of 8 sessions are mandatory for graduation. MCC is sponsored by the City Commission and coordinated by the City Manager’s Office.
Interested residents should submit an application to the City Manager’s Office at Margate City Hall, 5790 Margate Boulevard, no later than Monday, May 1st. Download the application below. Applications are also available at City Hall, 5790 Margate Blvd. Apply early as class size is limited to 20 participants. For more information, call (954) 935-5300.