Citizens of Blue Ash Academy is back in 2023 - Get a behind the scenes look at your city!

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(December 1, 2022 - Blue Ash)

The City of Blue Ash is pleased to announce that the Citizens of Blue Ash Academy (COBA) program will return in early 2023, and sign-ups are underway now!

COBA is an exciting, educational way to go behind the scenes and learn more about the City of Blue Ash.

You will have the opportunity to suit up and hop in a fire truck with the Fire Department, learn about investigations and experience a simulation with the Police Department, ride in Public Works vehicles, learn about economic development, explore Parks and Recreation, and much more.

There are six Thursday evening sessions, February 9, 16, 23, and March 2, 9, and 16 from 5:30 - 8:00 p.m. Dinner will be provided.

To be considered for participation, you must be 18 or over and able to attend all classes. Send a brief email of interest by January 27 to with your name, address, phone number, email, and how long you have lived in Blue Ash, or click here to fill out a short form.