March 26, 2013 > Apply for the Youth Commission
Apply for the Youth Commission
Submitted By Miriam Lens
Applications are now being accepted from students interested in serving on the Hayward Youth Commission. The City of Hayward is looking for students eager to represent the interests, needs and concerns of the young people in the Hayward community and to provide input to the elected officials of the City of Hayward, the Hayward Area Recreation and Park District and the Hayward Unified School District about services that affect youth. Youth Commissioner's responsibilities include attending meetings the first and third Monday of each month from September to June, except holidays and working on special projects that address current issues.
To be eligible, students must be between 13 and 20 years old at the time of appointment and live in the City of Hayward or within the boundaries of the Hayward Unified School District. All applicants under 18 years of age must have parental/legal guardian consent to participate in this program by completing the Parent Agreement and Contact Information form.
Applications are available in the Office of the City Clerk, 777 B Street, Hayward, or by calling (510) 583-4400 between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Applications may also be obtained at http://bit.ly/ZK5Vsc.
The deadline for submitting applications is 5:00 p.m., Thursday, May 16, 2013. Postmarks will not be accepted. Applicants will be notified by mail when an interview time is confirmed. Interviews will be conducted on Thursday, May 23, 2013.
For more information, visit http://bit.ly/ZK5Vsc and http://bit.ly/ZkbTwy.