City of Beaverton

Posted on: March 10, 2017

Mayor's Youth Advisory Board 2017-18 Application Now Open

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The City of Beaverton invites youth in grades 9-12 to apply for a position on the Mayor’s Youth Advisory Board (MYAB). MYAB is an ad-hoc committee made up of 20 high school students from Beaverton area high schools.

The application can be found at

Application deadline: Saturday, April 15, 2017

MYAB was established to provide a voice for youth in our community. Students are selected by the mayor to serve on the board. MYAB reports to the mayor and city council on issues of concern to youth. MYAB’s mission is to serve the common good of the community and provide a voice for youth in decisions and policies of the city. MYAB focuses on community service projects and promoting youth activism.

For questions, contact or 503-350-4083.

The city of Beaverton is home to more than 95,000 residents and is Oregon’s sixth largest city. We are a friendly, active, and responsible city well-known for our exceptional community services and amenities, helping Beaverton residents enjoy a high quality of life. Ranked in the top ten of Money magazine’s 50 Best Small Cities in America for 2016, Beaverton truly is “The Best of Oregon.”


Caption: Members of the City of Beaverton’s Mayor’s Youth Advisory Board have the opportunity to hear from local government leaders, learn about civic engagement, plan events, and perform various community service projects. Applications are due April 15 for the 2017-18 academic year. Youth in grades 9-12 are encouraged to apply. (Photo/City of Beaverton)

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