Burleson Mayor’s Youth Council is a group of 25 voting youth members, 3 adult voting members, and various city staff and community members. Youth are selected for the council based on their diversity of school and community involvement as well as their unique opinions. The council consists of many various points of view in order to appropriately represent the youth of Burleson.
The Mayor's Youth Council is tasked with identifying key community issues that face Burleson youth and advising City Council on youth-related matters. The board focuses on being actively and authentically engaged with City Council and voicing new ideas and thoughts about areas that pertain to youth.