The Pocatello/Chubbuck Mayors' Youth Advisory Council is an advisory committee to the Mayors and City Councils on matters pertaining to programs, facilities, and concerns of local young people, as well as to provide training opportunities and learning experiences for them regarding governance and leadership.
Members shall be from students in the 9th through 12th grades within the Pocatello and Chubbuck cities, area home schooled students and area students enrolled in online academies. Members are appointed by the Mayors, contingent upon receipt of written consent of a parent or guardian and 2 teacher recommendations. Members serve until their date of graduation.
Members must be able to attend at least half of the Youth Council Meetings, and there are approximately 16 official meetings between September and May. In addition, members must
participate in at least 2 Youth Council activities outside of regular meetings
attend one Pocatello City Council Meeting
attend one Chubbuck City Council Meeting
There is also an attendance policy that allows only 3 unexcused absences within the meeting year.
To apply for a vacancy please fill out and submit a Pocatello/Chubbuck Mayor's Youth Advisory Council Application.