City of Edmonton Youth Council

The City of Edmonton Youth Council's mandate is to provide information and advice to Council in relation to issues involving or affecting youth.

The City of Edmonton Youth Council (CEYC) performs these functions:

  • Research and write policy proposals for Council's review
  • Coordinate community events that profile local youth issues
  • Receive direction from Council on work or reports it requires on youth matters
  • Develop and maintain relationships with individuals and organizations addressing issues of concern to youth
  • Promote initiatives to support the well-being of youth
  • Educate youth on City governance, procedures and policy making
  • Provide networking opportunities for youth
  • Consult with City administration and other organizations supporting youth initiatives
  • Establish the General Assembly, maintain the registry of individuals participating in the General Assembly and oversee its meetings
  • If requested by Council, recommend individuals for appointment to the City's civic agencies, and
  • Inform Council of initiatives of other levels of government that could affect youth and advocate for the City in the manner directed by Council, if Council directs

Meetings

Youth Council meetings are always open for all members of the public to attend. Youth Council meets the first Wednesday of the month 5:30-8:30pm in Heritage Room at City Hall.

Meetings

May 4/16:     Agenda  | Minutes 

Apr 6/16:      Agenda  | Minutes

Mar 2/16:     Agenda   | Minutes

Feb 3/16:      Agenda   | Minutes

Jan 6/16:  Agenda   |  Minutes

Dec 2/15: Agenda   |  Minutes

Nov 4/15: Agenda   | Minutes

Oct 7/15:  Agenda    |  Minutes

Sep 19/15:Agenda   |  Minutes

Sep 9/15:  Agenda   |  Minutes 

Members

Council Member Liaison

Name of Appointee First Appointed Term Expiry Date
Councillor Andrew Knack Oct 29/13 End of Current Term

Citizen Members

Name of Appointees First Appointed Term Expiry Date
Ravina Anand Oct 1/15 Aug 31/16
Thomas Banks Oct 1/15 Aug 31/16
Marina Banister  (Chair) Oct 22/14 Aug 31/16
Kelly Bennett Oct 1/15 Aug 31/16
Amy Boyd Oct 1/15 Aug 31/16
Liza Chatterjee Oct 22/14 Aug 31/16
Saga Darnell Oct 1/15 Aug 31/16
Genna DiPinto Oct 1/15 Aug 31/16
Tianna LeBlanc Oct 22/14 Aug 31/16
Alex MacRae-Korobkov Oct 22/14 Aug 31/16
Angelika Matson Oct 1/15 Aug 31/16
Kabir Nadkarni Oct 1/15 Aug 31/16
Joanne Picard Oct 22/14 Aug 31/16
Marlene Rong Oct 22/14 Aug 31/16
Armaan Somani Oct 1/15 Aug 31/16
Cameron Somerville  (Vice-Chair) Oct 22/14 Aug 31/16
Quinten Starko Oct 22/14 Aug 31/16
Jasmine Wang Oct 1/15 Aug 31/16
Lauren White Oct 1/15 Aug 31/16

Information about Serving on the Youth Council

Youth Council Member Recruitment Profile

Resources

For More Information

City of Edmonton Youth Council
8th Floor, CN Tower
10004 - 104 Avenue
Edmonton, AB   T5J 0K1

Title Youth Council Coordinator
Telephone

780-442-7161

Fax 780-577-3525
Email youthcouncil@edmonton.ca
Website (http://ceyc.ca)