Prince Frederick, MD – October 20th, 2017 – The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners announces applications are being accepted for the second annual Calvert County Government Citizens Academy. The nine-week program is tailored for residents interested in learning more about the inner workings of local government.

From public safety, recreation programs and road maintenance to water service, senior programs, building codes and public outreach, county government performs a vital role in the well-being of our community. The Citizens Academy will offer residents an in-depth look at how government works through an informative, fast-paced, program every Thursday evening, Jan. 11 through March 8, 2018 from 6-9 p.m. The free initiative features site visits and discussions with county employees who will give residents a unique insight into their daily work.

The 2018 Calvert County Government Citizens Academy program is accepting applications for up to 20 county residents 18 years of age or older, selected on a first-come, first-selected basis. To learn more about the academy schedule and application process, visit online at or call 410-535-2003. Like Calvert County Government on Facebook.