Meetings are held one or two times per month, typically 7:45 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. at the Northfield High School, Room H108. Announcements of the meetings are placed on the City's website calendar; special meetings are occasionally called. It is desired that members make every attempt to be present at all meetings.
The Mayor's Youth Council was formed in 2006. Comprised of 15 local youth, the Mayor's Youth Council seeks to assure youth input into civic affairs and works on initiatives to positively impact local young people.
The Mayor's Youth Council consists of local high school juniors and seniors, appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council. Youth Council members are selected to serve on two-year terms or until they graduate from high school. Members do not receive monetary compensation.
The Mayor recommends applicants to the City Council each spring based on their interests and willingness to serve. The Mayor recommends applicants to the City Council each spring based on their interests and willingness to serve.