The City of Evanston has announced appointment of a dozen teens to the city’s newly formed Youth Council.
Youth Council members are, seated from left, Daniel Cohen, Luis A. Herrera and Antony Noria and, standing from left, Jacqueline Newsome, Courtney Reneé Harris, Ebony Brown, Ross Donnan, Kandice Dean, Sara Pitt, Jhannelle Harrison, Gabby Rosenberg and Vidur Sood.
The city’s youth coordinator, Sol Anderson, says the council will represent the foice for youth in Evanston, helping to develop a better community for young people, representing a youth perspective to City Council and staff. He says they will identify major issues, challenges and solutions concerning youth and learn leadership and advocacy skills to bring about change in the community.
To find out more about the Youth Council or to find out how you can get involved, contact Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org or (847) 448-8049.