Perry Youth Advisory Council

The Perry Youth Advisory Council offers the opportunity for high school-aged youth to learn more about their local government and City of Perry operations.

The program seeks to facilitate communication with Perry’s youth and encourage their input on City initiatives and projects.

Applications for 2023-2024 are closed.

Youth Advisory Council Policy

  • 16-18 years old
  • Enrolled in a Perry area school (Perry High, Veterans High, The Westfield School, or homeschooled)
  • City of Perry resident
  • Participants are selected for a one-year term (coincides with the Houston County School System calendar)
  • To apply, students must complete a Statement of Interest and a short interview (virtual or in-person)

  • Education and outreach activities about City programs and initiatives
  • Develop and implement goals to make Perry a lifelong place of choice
  • Identify any barriers to active participation from Perry’s young adult population
  • Provide input and recommendations about various City plans

2nd Thursday of the Month
Perry City Hall (808 Carroll Street)
5:00 p.m.