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Please complete the information below to be considered for future Youth Council membership.

Applications to serve on the Youth Council are accepted year-round.  Applications for the 2019-20 Youth Council term will be accepted until 5:00 p.m., on Friday, April 19, 2019.

The Youth Council is an advisory board that:

A. Advises the City Council on issues affecting youth in the community.

B. Consists of 21 members and up to three alternates appointed annually to represent each middle and high school in Simi Valley, as well as youth from the community-at-large.

C. Meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month promptly at 5:00 p.m., during the school year, in the City Hall Community Room.

D. Hosts the Annual Simi Valley Youth Summit.

E. Promotes civic commitment and community volunteerism.

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Please provide your contact information.
Please provide your contact information.
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How did you hear of the Youth Council?
How did you hear of the Youth Council?
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Please list school and community activities or service organizations in which you are involved.
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The Youth Council's purpose is to discuss and advise the City Council on the needs and concerns of youth. Please explain what you believe is the biggest issue affecting Simi Valley today.
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Why do you think the Youth Council is important?
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Although it is not required, it is strongly recommended that applicants attend at least one Youth Council meeting prior to the interview process. How many Youth Council meetings have you attended?
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Can you commit to attend 5:00 p.m. meetings on the first and third Tuesday of each month at the City Hall Community Room, 2929 Tapo Canyon Road? *
Can you commit to attend 5:00 p.m. meetings on the first and third Tuesday of each month at the City Hall Community Room, 2929 Tapo Canyon Road? *
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By checking the box and entering my name below, I am submitting my application to serve as a Youth Council member. I understand that, if selected as a Youth Council member, I will serve as a volunteer and at the pleasure of the City Council. As a volunteer, I understand that I am not covered by the City's insurance policy and, further, that the City's liability does not encompass volunteers.*

Thank you for your interest in serving as a Youth Council member. After you submit your application, please note that you will be contacted in early May 2019, to schedule your interview time.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Youth Council Coordinator at (805) 583-6766.