Youth Council

Jack Newton Youth Volunteer Citizenship Award

Mayor's  Youth Council Member Jack Newton won the Youth Volunteer Citizenship Award

Mission Statement

The Mayor's Youth Council provides high school students in the City of Lafayette an opportunity to:
  • Advise the Mayor on youth-related issues
  • Learn about city government
  • Participate in special events and projects as requested by the Mayor
  • Volunteer with community organizations


Recent Projects

Mayor's Youth Council Members:


Take a look at some photos from Youth Council Events over the years such as the Christmas Parade, the Dog Days of Summer and more.