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Youth Council

The City of Peterborough has their very own Youth Council. Currently the 7 member Council consists of youth from ages 12 to 18 years. We want to be the voice of the young people in our community. If you wish to let us know your concerns or issues, please email us. Taking youth voices to the next level! This is a great opportunity for youth to earn their High School Community hours while at the same time planning really great youth events in your community. Applications for the 2014- 2015 Peterborough Youth Council will be available in January 2014. Application deadline is May 16, 2014.

email estewart@peterborough.ca for an application or call 705 742-7777 x 1805 for further information.

Litter-ly Art Project "Letting creativity go to waste"

Join the Peterborough Youth Commission in conjunction with the City of  Peterborough's Public Works Division in a creative community wide event.

On Saturday April 26, 2014 community groups can meet in Confederation Park from 10 am to 2:00 pm to add some colour and excitement to outdoor garbage drums. These colourfully painted garbage drums will then be placed in local outdoor parks during the spring and summer months.  Basic materials will be supplied and applications are required for participation in this event. Applications can be obtained by  email estewart@peterborough.ca or call 705 742-777 x 1805. This is the 2nd annual event, so don't miss out on this great arty community project.

NATIONAL YOUTH WEEK IS COMING - May 1st to 7th, 2014 -follow us on twitter @PtboYouthWeek or follow us on FACEBOOK.

Mayor's Youth Award

Nominations are now being excepted for the Mayor's Youth Award. The next award ceremony will be taking place on Monday April 7, 2014 at 6:30 pm in the Council Chambers. Applications can be obtained on-line www.peterborough.ca or by calling 705 742-7777 x 1805 or by email estewart@peterborough.ca