IRVINE, CA (February 2, 2015): The City of Irvine is accepting applications to fill two community member-at-large vacancies on the Irvine Children, Youth and Families Advisory Committee. Comprised of 15 members, the Committee is an advisory body to the Community Services Commission and provides ongoing review and evaluation of the Irvine Strategic Plan for Children, Youth and Families.
The Strategic Plan for Children, Youth and Families focus areas include:
- Child Care and School Readiness
- Support to Families in Need
- Youth Alcohol, Substance Use and Other Risky Behavior Reduction
- Youth Volunteerism
- Health, Fitness and Well-being
Applicants must live or work in Irvine and be willing to commit to a voluntary two-year term of active participation. Committee meetings are one Wednesday per quarter from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Irvine Civic Center.
The application period begins Monday, February 9. Applications are available at Irvine Civic Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza, 2nd Floor, Community Services Department, or online at cityofirvine.org. Completed applications must be submitted by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, March 11 to:
City of Irvine
1 Civic Center Plaza
Irvine, CA, 92606
Since its incorporation in 1971, Irvine has become a nationally recognized city, with a population of 250,384, spans 66 square miles and is recognized as one of America’s safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine’s enviable quality of life. This family-friendly city features more than 16,000 acres of parks, sports fields and dedicated open space and is the home of the Orange County Great Park – the first great metropolitan park of the 21st century. For more information, please visit cityofirvine.org.