Students sought for youth commission

DOWNEY - Local high school students interested in learning about local government and who would like to become active in the community are invited to apply for the Downey Youth Commission.The commission is an advisory board to the City Council, discussing and offering input on youth-related activities, topics and community events. To be eligible, applicants must live in Downey, enrolled in a high school and be available to meet monthly after school. Applicants are online at and at the city clerk's office on the third floor of City Hall. Deadline for applications is 4 p.m. on Aug. 9. Applications should be mailed to City Clerk's Office, 11111 Brookshire Ave., Downey CA 90241.

********** Published: June 13, 2013 - Volume 12 - Issue 09