Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council

  • Mayor’s Youth Council speaks the minds of Norwalk High kids

    Updated, 3:30 p.m., video added. NORWALK, Conn. — Three Norwalk teenagers made their presence known to the Board of Education this week, passing on the sentiments of their peers on an issue they said was very important. Norwalk High School students Jamal Alexandre, Emily Thompson and Amina Chowdhury, members of the Mayor’s Advisory Youth Council,…

  • Darlene Young’s contribution to Norwalk’s youth earns praise

    Sherelle Harris is the assistant director of the Norwalk Public Library System To The Editor: During the Board of Education meeting last night (Tuesday, May 5, 2015) the mayor’s newly formed youth council spoke eloquently about pay to play, a topic that affects their peers. I was most impressed that they were not just speaking…

  • Mayor gathers Norwalk youth into latest task force

    NORWALK, Conn. – A select group of active Norwalk citizens plan to meet weekly, and perhaps attend government meetings, to try to make life better for Norwalk youth. They’re all in high school.