What is the time commitment for Youth Council?

This program does require a large time commitment. Youth Council will meet each month, and will require some after school and weekend commitment. 

Youth Council members must complete the following requirements: Group Presentation, Community Service, Individual Job Shadow, and Individual Program Evaluation.

Members must also attend each of the following meetings/events at least one time throughout their tenure on Youth Council.

  • City Council Meeting
  • City Council Committee Meeting
  • Planning Commission Meeting

Due to the time commitment, it's important that before an completing an application, interested students should have a full understanding of the program requirements. Please read the bylaws and program guide prior to submitting an application.

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1. Are there GPA requirements?
2. Can my parents or guardians attend the meetings, too?
3. How are applications evaluated?
4. How do I apply for Youth Council?
5. How do I coordinate job shadowing?
6. How long does the program last?
7. How many students will be accepted into the program?
8. How much does it cost to participate?
9. If I don't get in this time, can I reapply?
10. What are the benefits of the program?
11. What are the graduation requirements for the program?
12. What is the application deadline?
13. What is the time commitment for Youth Council?
14. When will I know if I've been admitted into the program?
15. When will you start accepting applications?
16. Where do I find the bylaws?
17. Where do I find the program guide?
18. Who can apply for Youth Council?
19. Will I be doing any public speaking?
20. Will I know in advance what dates Youth Council will be meeting?