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Horry County Announces Citizen Government Academy Classes

On August 19, 2015 in Events


Conway, South Carolina – In an effort to educate citizens on government services, functions and programs, Horry County Government will offer a free Horry101 class to all Horry County residents, business owners and students ages 18 years old and over.  The course will allow participants to learn how Horry County departments such as Police, Public Works, Fire Rescue, Budget/Finance, the Airport and others play a vital role in the community.

Classes will run for six weeks from Thursday, October 1, 2015, until Thursday, November 5, 2015, and will meet every Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  In order to successfully complete the course, participants will need to attend five of six classes.  Those who do complete the course will be recognized at the Tuesday, November 10, 2015, Horry County Council meeting.

Space is limited to the first 25 participants. Citizens who are interested in the class, should download the registration form.  For more information, call Tim Van Pelt at 843-915-5020 or