Multilingual Community Outreach Program

Spanish Sessions

March 21 - May 23, 2018

Deadline for registration: February 23, 2018

The Spanish Civic Leadership Academy is an eight-week program designed to expand residents' awareness of local government, City services, and increase civic engagement, leadership, and volunteering. Each session is presented by representatives of the different City Departments. Some presentations will be translated simultaneously.

Complete an application to participate (Spanish) (English)

Participants will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn how the Mountain View City Government works
  • Know about the services and programs that each department offers
  • Meet the members of the City Council and staff
  • Understand how Mountain View citizens can participate and get involved in issues that affect the community 
  • Know your neighbors
  • Be a model and source of resources for other members of the community.

Objectives of the Program:

  1. Educate and increase knowledge about the issues and functions of the City, services, activities
  2. Develop awareness of the role of residents in the city government
  3. Prepare individuals to serve in advisory groups and committees.

Hours and location:

The 2018 Civic Leadership Academy will meet every Wednesday from 5:30-8:00 pm, from March 21 through May 23. The sessions will be held in localities of the City according to the subject that is covered. A light dinner will be offered and classes are free to the public. The space, limited to 30 participants, will be awarded to the first 30 participants who submit the application. The deadline to apply is February 23, 2018.

For more information, Nancy Ducos can be reached at 650-903-6145 or nancy.ducos@mountainview.gov .

Sessions:

Date Theme Location
March 21:  City Manager, City Clerk, and City Council
Council Chambers
March 28: Community Services SecondStage
April 4: Public Works
Senior Center
April 11: NO SESSION  
April 18:  Community Development Council Chambers
April 25 Police department 1000 Villa Street
May 2: Fire Department
May 9: Public Library Mountain View Public Library Community Room
May 16: Finance Council Chambers
May 23: Graduation Council Chambers

 

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