Youth Council

Meetings: Monthly - TBD
Agendas and Minutes
Time & Place:         TBD - Covington City Hall
Staff Contact: Jaquelyn Ball 253-480-2412

The purpose of the Covington Youth Council is to involve youth in local government, increase volunteerism among youth in civic affairs, increase communication with youth in the community, involve youth in planning youth activities in Covington, and to serve as an advisory body to the City Council on matters dealing with youth in the community.

Youth Council members shall be between the ages of 15 and 18 at the time of selection and reside or attend school within the City of Covington or a 3-mile radius of the City of Covington city limits.

Selected Youth Council members shall each serve for a term of 1 year. There is no limit on the number of terms a Youth Council member may apply for and be appointed to.

The Youth Council shall hold regular meetings at least once every two (2) months and, pursuant to Section 8.0 of the Covington City Council Policies and Procedures, shall comply with the requirements of the Open Public Meetings Act (RCW 42.30).

*Applications due by the end of business on April 17, 2017.