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Reading Youth Commission

Description

Reading Youth Commission     Agenda

Tuesday, May 7, 2024

6:30 PM

Virtual

 

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The Youth Commission will serve as an advisory body to the Mayor, City Council, and Managing Director on issues of interest to youth and pertaining to youth in the City of Reading. 

The Youth Commission aims to strengthen youth voices within the community and their participation in local government.

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Meeting ID: 419 292 6522

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CALL TO ORDERFive members present constitutes a quorum 

PUBLIC COMMENT

Public comment will be accepted in writing through an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Written public comment must be submitted by 3:00 pm on the day of the meeting.  All comments received will be read into the record.  Those wishing to make comment at the meeting must also register prior to 3:00 pm the day of the meeting.

APPROVAL OF MEETING SUMMARY – April 2, 2024 and May 7, 2024

TREASURER’S REPORT – Mia - see attached

SOCIAL MEDIA REPORT - Jane

EVENT PLANNING

  • Youth Conference – see email attached
  • Riverzilla

OLD BUSINESS

  • Adopt-a-Block – Dihmond
  • Membership Review – Shelly

NEW BUSINESS

  • Focus Group Participation
  • Party in the Park Participation – see attached

NEXT MEETING DATE – Tuesday, July 2 at 6:30 pm via Zoom

ADJOURN

 

Youth Commission Interests

  • Mental health issues
  • More recreational opportunities
  • Youth Homelessness
  • Pollution / climate change / environmental issues
  • Reducing teen pregnancy rates
  • Clean & safe streets
  • Racial injustice
  • Legislative & Political Process
  • Self-expression
  • Pride of place

Speaker Requests

  • Police Chief - police policy review
  • MDJ – landlord / tenant issues
  • MDJ – property maintenance issues