City of Yuma residents are invited to apply for the 2014 Neighborhood Leadership Academy, the most detailed program the City offers for residents to learn about different departments of the City organization while touring City facilities and related amenities such as a fire station, Yuma Art Center and historic Downtown Yuma. The City is now accepting applications for the returning Neighborhood Leadership Academy, which will begin Jan. 16, 2014. Applications are available on the Neighborhood Services page of the City’s website at Yumaaz.com. There is no fee to apply or attend. Admission is restricted to City residents only. The first deadline for applications is December 16th.