Youth City Council 2018-2019

MAYOR


Jessica Byers

MAYOR PRO TEMPORE


Cameron Christensen


COUNCIL OFFICERS

Brigham Nielsen  (Recorder/Secretary)
Julia Nettleton  (Historian)
Bailey Williams  (Historian)
Kate Finlinson  (Publicity)
Bridger Hall  (Web Administrator)



COUNCIL MEMBERS


Karoline Busche
Jolie Cox
Indai Edgar
Ryan Hubrich
Logan Meiners
Eva Weeks
Payton Womack

  1. JULIA3

    Julia Busche

    City Council/Mayor Pro Tem



Annual Youth City Council (YCC) Events: 

  • October 16, 2018 (7:00 pm):  City Council Meeting to be sworn in
  • January 30, 2019 (8:00 am - 2:00 pm):  Meet the Legislatures Day/State Capitol
  • March 14-16, 2019:  YCC Leadership Conference at Utah State University (depending on availability)
  • April 20, 2019 (8:00 am):  Fruit Heights Easter Egg Hunt
  • July 4, 2019:  Parade
  • August 3, 2019:  Founders Day Celebration

Requirements to Serve:

  • Come with a positive attitude.  There will be no names, negative attitudes, or cutting down of other youth council members.  Members of the YCC must conduct themselves in a positive, respectable, friendly, and law abiding manner at all times.  Members of the YCC need to set a proper example to the community at all times.
  • Actively participate in all meetings and activities.  During meeting times and other activities, cell phones will be required to be on silent and kept away, unless needed for scheduling and notes.
  • Be on time, meetings are held as needed on the 1st Mondays of the month at 5:00 pm in the council chambers of City Hall and will be approximately 30 minutes to 1 hour long.  There will be times when we will not need to meet or the Monday is a holiday, we will then meet the following Monday on the 2nd week.  Also, special meetings may be called by the youth mayor or advisers as needed.
  • Must be a resident of Fruit Heights during the time in office.
  • Must be at least in ninth (9th) grade and not yet graduated from High School during the term of office.
  • Must be at least eleventh (11th) grade to serve as Mayor of the Youth City Council.
  • Attend at least 75% of all FHYCC meetings.
  • Attend at least one Fruit Heights City Council meeting and be willing to report to  the City Council as needed.
  • Maintain at least a 3.0 GPA with satisfactory citizenship grades (No "U" grades).
  • Must fulfill the responsibilities of the office and be a proper example to the youth of Fruit Heights City.
  • Wear your Youth City Council shirts to activities and service projects.
Youth City Council Advisers:

Nicole Williams Heidi Nettleton
Phone: 801-
698-8442 Phone: 801-390-2505  
Email:  nicole@skiswith.us Email:  rhejj5@msn.com


City Council Liaison:

Julia Busche
Phone:  801-309-9473
Email:  jbusche@fruitheightscity.com

The Fruit Heights Youth City Council (FHYCC) will prepare for a new session starting in the fall of 2019!  All students in grades 9 thru 12 are invited to apply. The application deadline is August 31, with interviews being held shortly after. 

Youth interested in participating with the FHYCC are encouraged to submit the following forms before August 31, 2019.

The FHYCC is a great opportunity to work closely with the city, its residents, friends, neighbors, and classmates, to also plan and participate in service projects, help with city sponsored events, and gain experience in leadership. For more information, call or email Nicole Williams or Julia Busche.