Florence hosts Youth in Government Program

FLORENCE, KY (FOX19) - Kids got a chance to learn about their local government as the City of Florence hosted its annual Youth in Government Program on Tuesday evening.

City departments provided presentation of its role in the local government process. Students also learned the legislative duties of the mayor and city council.

The program took place in the Community Rooms of the Florence Government Center and was open to all ages.

The event continued through the weekly city council meeting in the Council Chambers. Mayor Diane Whalen recognized those in attendance.

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