Youth Asked To Speak Up
City to Host Event for Youth to Interact with Policymakers and Experts
The City of Santa Clarita is inviting local teens to interact with and talk to City policymakers and experts on Thursday, March 15, 2007, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Santa Clarita Sports Complex Activities Center, located at 20880 Centre Pointe Parkway.
“This is a great opportunity for teens in our community to connect with City officials on current issues facing the youth of the Santa Clarita Valley and to learn how to be a catalyst for positive social change. We want to encourage teens to get involved and make a difference,” commented Mayor Marsha McLean.
Guest panelists include: City Councilmember Frank Ferry, Assistant City Manager Ken Striplin, and L.A. County Sheriff’s Captain Anthony La Berge.
Topics to be addressed are activities for teens, public safety, and growth/development/environment.
Interested participants must complete and return a registration application by Wednesday, March 14, 2007. All applications must be submitted to the participant’s school counselor or Associated Student Body Director.
For additional information, please visit www.scyouthandfamily.com or contact the City of Santa Clarita at (661) 255-4965.