Knightdale Mayor's Academy

The Knightdale Mayor’s Academy offers residents a unique opportunity to learn the ins and outs of local government, interact with elected officials and town staff, and gain first-hand knowledge of town services through training and hands-on activities. 

Topics covered include General Governance, Local Government Administration, Development and Land Administration, Recreation and Special Events, Public Works/Stormwater Management, Fire Protection Services, and Law Enforcement Administration.

The Knightdale Mayor's Academy is limited to 20 participants who live in-town or the ETJ and are at least 18 years of age.  Participants will be selected on a first come, first-served basis. 

The next Knightdale Mayor's Academy is tentatively scheduled for the fall of 2023.  The town will advertise and post applications for the Academy in the Summer of 2023.