Published on: Thursday, June 30, 2022 News

Seeking Applicants for the Takoma Park Youth Council

Up to 11 Takoma Park residents in grades 7-12 are appointed each year by the City Council.

The Youth Council:

  • Provides an opportunity for young people in Takoma Park to learn about local government through active participation in the system.
  • Advises the City Council on the needs and concerns of Takoma Park youth.
  • Serves the youth of Takoma Park by providing service and leadership opportunities.

Youth Council members serve one-year terms and are eligible for reappointment annually.

Active members are eligible to receive SSL hours or a $40 stipend for attending each meeting.

Apply now (but no later than September 7):

Questions? Contact Jessie Carpenter, 301-891-7267 or email