Free course offers inside look at Mesa County government

Applications are due March 18 for a free course that will offer an inside look at the Mesa County government.

The five-week course is scheduled for 6 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays April 5 to May 5 with optional tours planned for lunch hours.

Elected officials and department leaders will present information about various functions of the Mesa County government as well as lead tours of such county facilities as the drug treatment center, jail and justice center.

To register or obtain more information, call 244-1640 or log on to the website at