As a member of Weyburn Youth Council, you will take part in City Council meetings, gain an understanding how municipal government works and represent the voice of Weyburn’s youth on a number of important topics.
The Weyburn Youth Council is made up of five Weyburn Comprehensive School students from grades 10-12.
WYC meets once a month and Youth Councillors rotate a seat in City Council meetings every second and fourth Monday of the month, from September to June. Applications are available in July and selected in September each year.
Apply for the 2020-21 Youth Council session now!
Find the application form here. Deadline is September 11, 2020.
Applications can be submitted by email to email@example.com or dropped off at City Hall.
Please ensure all documents are included in your submission.
City of Weyburn Council and staff appreciate your interest in this initiative and we look forward to educating the next generation of young leaders on policies and decisions that affect them.
Follow @weyburnyouthcouncil on Instagram and use #wyccleanup to share how you are cleaning our community. Show your pride for Weyburn and encourage others to help make it a cleaner community.
SAFETY DURING COVID-19
In accordance with Saskatchewan Health Authority guidelines, we encourage participants to follow these safety guidelines to stay safe and healthy while they clean-up.
Youth Mayor – Jaylynn Haupstein
Jaylynn is in Grade 12 at Weyburn Comprehensive School (WCS) and is in her second term on Youth Council. As City of Weyburn Youth Mayor, she hopes to be a voice for the youth in her community.
Secretary – Grace LaBatte
Grace is in Grade 12 at WCS and is in her first term on Youth Council. She joined Youth Council to learn more about politics and have a voice in her community.
Councillor – Gregg Wiens
Gregg is in Grade 12 at WCS and is in his second term on Youth Council. Gregg joined the Youth Council to get more involved in the community and to learn how the council meetings are run.
Councillor – Dalton Molnar
Dalton is in Grade 10 at WCS and is in his first term on Youth Council. He believes that being on Youth Council will help him be a better leader in his school and community.
Councillor – Gracyn Knipfel
Gracyn is in Grade 10 at WCS and she is in her first term on Youth Council. She joined Youth Council to share her ideas on what matters in her community on behalf of Weyburn youth.