The Citizen Public Works Academy provides an opportunity for citizens to learn firsthand about the Department of Public Works. Through a series of lectures, demonstrations, hands-on activities and field trips, citizens are given an inside look of day-to-day public works operations.
Overview The academy runs for 10 weeks with most classes held between 6:00 PM and 8:00 PM on Thursday nights. The upcoming CPWA class will be in the Fall of 2022.
Where Unless otherwise noted, classes are held at the Public Works Operations building located at: 513 Oyster Point Road Newport News, Virginia 23602
Fundamentals of Local Government
Public Works Overview
Divisions: Administration, Solid Waste, Stormwater, Street Maintenance and Wastewater
Environmental Management Systems
Safety & Training
Public Works Warehouse
Qualifications Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and a Newport News resident.
Registration We are now accepting applications for the next class. You may download an application. Completed applications can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. In addition, applications are available at the Public Works Operations building at: 513 Oyster Point Road, Newport News, Virginia 23602.
Contact Us Citizen Public Works Academy email@example.com Phone: 757-933-2311