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Mayor's Youth Council Applications Deadline Extended

The deadline will be extended until this Friday, September 7th, at 4:30pm, after careful consideration. Mayor Carter Hendricks encourages high school juniors and seniors from Christian County public, private, and home schools to apply today. Serving on MYCity will afford students the opportunity to address issues that affect our community and to offer youth-centered solutions and ideas to local government. 

The application deadline has been extended to Friday, September 7, 2018, at 4:30 p.m. Application submissions must include:

  • Completed application form
  • Personal essay (300 words or less)
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation
  • Signed parental consent form
  • Photograph

Applications may be submitted by email to, by hand delivery to the Hopkinsville Municipal Center located at 715 South Virginia Street, or by mail at: 

City of Hopkinsville
Attn: Mayor’s Youth Council
715 South Virginia Street
Hopkinsville, KY 42240 

Council member interviews will be conducted between September 12th and 17th. Selection notices will be sent to all applicants by September 21st before the mandatory orientation scheduled for Wednesday, October 3rd at 4:30p.m. 

Have questions? Visit or contact Idalia Luna by email at or by phone at (270) 890-0200.