The Town of Matthews offers Matthews 101, a six week educational program for residents of Matthews to learn more about local government, the Town of Matthews, its staff, departments and services provided. Participants get a hands-on learning experience through weekly sessions focused on a different department or area of town government, including Police, Fire and EMS, Parks and Recreation, Public Works and more.
The 2019 session will begin on Thursday, September 12 at 6:30 p.m. Sessions will be held on Thursday evenings from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for six weeks. Those interested in applying must be available to attend the sessions. Class size will be limited to 20 participants. Once completing Matthews 101, participants will be recognized at a Town Board of Commissioners meeting.
Applications for the 2019 session are now being accepted through August 26, 2019. Click here to complete the application.
Participants will be notified of their acceptance by Friday, August 30.
For more information, please contact Maureen Keith at email@example.com or 704-708-1278.