Citizens Academy

Sumter County is pleased to offer the Citizens Academy. An opportunity for Sumter County residents to gain an in-depth look at their local government. The program consists of five days of four-hour long presentations and tours of the various Sumter County agencies and departments. The program culminates in graduation at Sumter County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) meeting. Attendance is limited, so sign up is required. 

Next Citizens Academy Schedule

Winter Session


January 16, 1:00 PM - Public Safety Center, 7361 Powell Rd., Wildwood (behind the Sumter County Service Center)

January 23, 9:00 AM - Animal Services, 819 CR 529, Lake Panasoffkee

February 6, 1:00 PM - Sumter County Service Center, 7375 Powell Rd., Wildwood, 

February 20,  1:00 PM - Public Works Dept., 319 E. Anderson Ave., Bushnell

February 27, 3:00 PM - Everglades Recreation Center, 5437 Marsh Bend Trail, Everglade Recreation Center, The Villages, FL 



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