The Public Information Department plans and implements the public relations efforts for the City of Killeen. The department provides relevant, concise, timely information to the public, media, and city staff through various communication tools to enhance the relationship between the City of Killeen and its customers.
Major functions of the Public Information Department include:
The City of Killeen is now accepting applications to its inaugural Killeen Citizens Academy.
The Fall 2014 Killeen Citizens Academy is a 10-week session scheduled September 3 through November 12. Classes will be held on Wednesday evenings from 6 to 8 p.m. at various city locations.
Each class will detail a different department, function or program of city government. Participants will interact with elected officials and city staff and get an inside look at city operations.
Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and may not be running for political office during the session. Residents of Killeen and Fort Hood will be given priority enrollment.
Participants must complete the Killeen Citizens Academy Application and submit it by August 8. There is no cost to apply or participate.