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Gary Winfield

A Passion For Progress

Learn How Local Government Works

The City of New Haven Democracy School provides a unique opportunity for citizens to learn about city government and how to interact with City Hall staff and government officials.

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Meeting for two months in the fall, Democracy School surveys departments and volunteer opportunities across city government, with a goal of equipping residents with the tools to advocate for and in their community.

Democracy School will be held on Thursday nights from 6 to 8 p.m. beginning October 26th and will last for eight weeks.

Please return this application by this Friday, September 14 to:

Email: -- Subject Line: Democracy School
Fax: 203-946-2998
Mail: City Hall, Attn: Pattie Lawlor, 165 Church Street, New Haven CT 06510

Or complete your application online.