The City of Chelsea is accepting applications for its reestablished Youth Commission. Members of the Youth Commission will advise and assist the City Council, the School Committee, and the City Manager in the development of policies, programs, and delivery of services for the health and welfare of Chelsea’s youth and their families.
The Youth Commission is comprised of eleven members each being appointed to the position for a one-year term. Interested applicants must be Chelsea residents between the ages of 13 and 20 and currently enrolled in high school. Members will be appointed by City Manager Tom Ambrosino with the approval of the City Council.
Ideal members of the Youth Commission have a solution focused attitude and are passionate about making an impact on their community. Members will meet one Monday evening per month and attend additional meetings as needed. Youth interested in being considered for the Commission need to fully commit to making a difference in our community.
Applications are available at the Recreation & Cultural Affairs Division, Health and Human Services Department at Chelsea City Hall, 500 Broadway, Rm 100, Chelsea, MA 02150. To obtain an application please contact Salma Taylor at (617) 466-4073 or [email protected] Applications may be submitted via email, mail, or in person. The application deadline is 4pm on Thursday, April 6, 2017.