Junior Councilperson Program

Program Details

Annually, in April of each year, Franklin Park Borough seeks resumes from Borough high school students to participate in the Junior Councilperson Program. Adopted in 2002, Borough Council saw an opportunity and value of incorporating a Junior Councilperson Program into local government. The program is designed to encourage high school juniors and seniors to participate in local government and to provide their perspective and input. 

The program runs for the length of the school year. View a summary of the position (PDF). Any Franklin Park high school junior or senior interested in the position should submit a letter of interest and/or resume to Franklin Park Borough by April 30th. If you have further questions call the Borough Manager at 412-364-4115, ext. 310.