Youth Council Program Guide

Before applying for the Springdale Youth Council, please be sure to read the Program Guide below and the Bylaws.

If you have any questions about this program, please email 
Communications@SpringdaleAR.gov or call the Mayor's Office at 750-8114.

This is a tentative schedule.

Youth Council Fall Class of 2019 Schedule:

  1. Introduction
  2. Mock City Council Meeting
  3. Activity Facilities Tour
  4. City Government
  5. Public Safety: Police Dept.
  6. Economic Development
  7. Public Safety: Fire Dept.
  8. Political Participation
  9. Presentation & Graduation

August 21, 2019
1:30 - 3:30 PM
Location: City Administration Building

During the course of the program, the Youth Council will have the following requirements:



Attend Scheduled Monthly Meetings 

Group Presentation: 
Research an issue that affects youths in our community and present the problem and potential solutions to City Council.

Community Service: Complete volunteering as a group for the benefit of the community or a City department.

Individual Job Shadow: Each participant will select a City department to job shadow for at least four hours.

Individual Program Evaluation: At the conclusion of the program, Youth Council members will complete a program evaluation to help the City determine changes that need to be made to the program going forward.