Posts Tagged as "city council"

Message to Merced City Council – My Voice Matters

April 27, 2016 / By
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As leaders of Merced, I held these men to higher standards and expected them to be more respectful towards the community they represent, especially because I am a future voter.

Going From Clueless About My Community To Informed and Involved

August 27, 2014 / By
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Joining groups like We’Ced has really helped me bring my attention to all the things that do happen in Merced. In the long run, I want to inform more friends and peers about local events so more and more people can begin to grasp the idea that there are so many things that do go on in Merced.

Merced Must Invest In Its Youth, Or Face A Grim Future

August 25, 2014 / By
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Even though initially I was disappointed by the council’s decision on the city budget, now I’m actually excited for what is to come. There are more youth than ever paying attention to how our city is run and the momentum will only continue to build. The Invest In Our Youth campaign is far from over. The more youth are kept down, the harder we will fight for what we deserve.

Youth-Led Candidate Forum a First for Merced

October 30, 2013 / By
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Nearly 100 people gathered at Tenaya Middle School on the evening of October 22nd for a city council candidate forum. The youth-led forum, which was hosted by local organizations We’Ced Youth Media and Building Healthy Communities (BHC) Merced, was the first of its kind in this city.