WILL YOU BE OUR NEXT YOUTH MEMBER OF COUNCIL?
Mayor Ferris and Council are seeking nominations for the 2017/2018 Youth Member of Council position.
If you are under the age of 18 and enrolled as a full-time student, you can self-nominate. As the Youth Member of Council, you will be offered the opportunity to participate in deliberations of City issues at public Council meetings. (The Youth Member of Council may not vote on any Council resolution.) The position will begin October 2017 and finish in August of 2018.
Potential candidates are required to submit a one-page essay explaining a little about themselves and the reasons why they are interested in becoming the Youth member of Council. The nomination document shall be submitted to our Manager of Administration by Friday, September 29, 2017 at close of business. The Mayor and City Council will review the nominations and announce the successful candidate at the October 10th Council meeting.
Should you have any questions, please contact Diane Van Aert, Manager of Administration, at 204-239-8337 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Your application can be submitted by hand at City Hall or via email to email@example.com.
Diane Van Aert, CMMA
Manager of Administration
City of Portage la Prairie