Encinitas taking applications for Youth Commission


The city of Encinitas is accepting applications for the Encinitas Youth Commission until April 21.

Representing grades 7 through 12, the commission advises the Encinitas City Council on teen services and programs, develops an annual work plan and partners with public and private agencies on youth-related matters. Its made up of up to 20 voting members, all serving a one-year term.

Youth commissioners must live in Encinitas and be able to attend commission meetings at 4:30 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month, as well as take part in commission projects and subcommittees.

Applicants will be asked to briefly discuss their reasons for seeking appointment to the commission in front of the Encinitas council at an undetermined date.

Applications can be obtained from the City Clerk’s Department at Encinitas City Hall, 505 S. Vulcan Ave., or at They have to be submitted to the City Clerk’s Department by 6 p.m. on April 21.