BRASELTON - Applications are now being accepted for the 2014 class of the Braselton Citizens Academy. <br />
The classes are held from May to October on the third Thursday of each month from 6:00-8:00. There are also optional other days for special tours and law enforcement ride-alongs.<br />
Classes cover all aspects of Braselton's government structure and responsibilities. <br />
Applications will be accepted through May 2.
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