City of Homestead, Florida Youth Advisory Visit San José
The Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services’ Youth Commission welcomed the Homestead Florida Mayor's Youth Advisory Council (HMYAC) to San José on March 28. The youth commissioners provided a tour of City Hall. The Homestead youth were warmly welcomed by City Manager David Sykes, Youth Commission Council Liaisons Policy Aide Frank Ponciano, PRNS Superintendent Hal Spangenberg and Deputy Director Andrea Flores Shelton. The day ended with both groups exchanging experiences and ideas about active civic engagement, leadership, service-learning projects and how youth can change their cities. For more information, please contact Neil Rufino, PRNS Deputy Director, at (408) 535-3508.