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Prairie Village Teen Council accepting applications

Post Date:07/27/2015 11:28 AM

For the second year, the City of Prairie Village is offering a special program for high school youth, Prairie Village Teen Council.  Participation in this unique program will help students understand the challenges and rewards of public service. We are looking for six of the best and brightest youth in Prairie Village!

The goals of this program provide Prairie Village youth an opportunity to learn and actively engage in municipal government, positively impact our community, and gain leadership experience. 

Opportunities include:

  • Participate in Council Committee meetings with City Council members
  • Community service projects
  • Attend community committee meetings with a City Council member
  • Learn about the responsibilities of our municipal government and the effects our decisions have on our residents. 
  • Engage with community leaders

Those interested in participating are invited to read and complete the requirements and application found here (PDF). The application and supplementary materials are due by 5 p.m. on Monday, August 31, 2015. 

Please feel free to forward this to interested teachers and students. Please feel free to email Council member Jori Nelson at jnelson@pvkansas.com with any questions. 

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