April 6, 2012 > Become a Hayward Youth Commissioner
Become a Hayward Youth Commissioner
Submitted By Miriam Lens
Applications are being accepted from students interested in serving on the Hayward Youth Commission. The City of Hayward seeks 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 District and the Hayward Unified School District about services that affect youth.
Youth Commissioners' responsibilities include attending bi-monthly meetings and working on special projects that address current issues.
To qualify, students must be between 13 and 20 years old and live in the City of Hayward or within the boundaries of the Hayward Unified School District.
The deadline for submitting applications is 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 16, 2012. Postmarks will not be accepted. Applicants will be notified by mail when an interview date is confirmed. Interviews are tentatively scheduled for Thursday, May 24, 2012.
Application forms 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 can also be downloaded from the City of Hayward website at www.hayward-ca.gov/citygov/citycomm.shtm.