SAN ANTONIO (Aug. 5, 2014) – The San Antonio Youth Commission is seeking applicants for positions on the San Antonio Youth Commission. Positions are available in Districts 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 9, 10 and Mayoral slots.
The San Antonio Youth Commission is comprised of 22 student members, all of which shall be voting members. Two (2) members are chosen from each Council District, and the Mayor selects two (2) at-large student members. Members must be students from local high schools. The goals and objectives of the Commission are to respond to current situations affecting young persons and to develop solutions for problems, working hand-in-hand with City leaders and other community organizations.
The Youth Commission further works toward unifying and empowering the youth of San Antonio into a positive force for the good of the community. The operational year for the Youth Commission is from August to May. Meetings are held once a month on Saturdays from 3-5 p.m. at Café College, 131 El Paso, St. Special meetings are called as needed.
Those interested in applying for one of the available positions may do so online using the City’s web-based application for boards and commission at https://webapps2.sanantonio.gov/BoardComm/Vacancies.aspx.
For more information on the San Antonio Youth Commission, please visit sayouthcommission.com or email Commission Liaison Adam Tutor at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For additional information, please contact the City’s Boards & Commissions Coordinator, Brandon Smith, at 210-207-7253.