Pleasant Hill Local Government Academy

The Local Government Academy is back and in person! 

Do you have an interest in local governmentLocal Government Academy Logo and how it functions? Are you a Pleasant Hill resident or City-licensed business owner or employee wanting to know more about the City of Pleasant Hill?

If you answered yes to the above questions, and can commit to a minimum of five sessions, we invite you to join the 2022 Pleasant Hill Local Government Academy (formerly the Pleasant Hill Citizens Academy), and learn what makes our community special!

Through staff presentations and interactive activities, participants will learn about the various roles and responsibilities of each City Department; City Council decision making and the legislative process at the local level; opportunities to volunteer with City Commissions and Committees; and how the budget process works.

The 2022 Academy will be held in person on the following dates from 6 pm to 8:15 pm:

August 25
September 1
September 8
September 15
September 22
September 29

"Graduates" will be recognized at the October 3, 2022 City Council meeting.

Register here between July 25th and August 15, 2022. Space is limited.

For more information or questions, call or email Danielle Habr at (925) 671-5221 or