Sioux Falls' Community Connections Program provides diverse community members with the opportunity to learn about city government and exchange ideas with its leaders. The participants will interact with leaders from several city departments, tour select city facilities, and gain a greater awareness of the services the city provides.

This two-day program will take place on Wednesday, August 21, 2013, from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Thursday, August 22, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. It is open to anyone living or working in Sioux Falls. Participants must attend both days.

Persons interested in this program can apply online at siouxfalls.org/relations or can request an application by contacting the Human Relations Office at 367-8745 or humanrelations@siouxfalls.org. Applications are due Friday, July 19, by 5 p.m. If a special accommodation is needed, please phone or email the Human Relations Office.