Youth Council

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The mission of the Town of Harrisburg Youth Council is to increase and promote civic engagement while empowering the youth of the Town of Harrisburg.

Youth Council Goals

  • To provide educational opportunities for youth to learn about the Town and local government.
  • To provide community educational opportunities related to the youth of the Town of Harrisburg
  • To connect with the community through community service projects.

Application & Bylaws 

2023-24 Youth Council By-Laws

**Please note: Applicants should be in 9th through 12th grade during each applicable school year; be enrolled in a Cabarrus County public, private or home school; and reside within the Town of Harrisburg’s planning area. First consideration will be given to students residing within the town limits of the Town of Harrisburg, NC.

Town of Harrisburg Planning Area

2023-24 Application period is closed. Applications were due by 5 pm Friday, August 18. 


The Harrisburg Youth Council Advisor is Cathy Hein, Communications Director, Town of Harrisburg - click to email

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