Southlake Youth Action Commission

Are you a high school student living in Southlake or attending CISD? Would you enjoy learning more about the City of Southlake, attending City events, and earning volunteer hours? Then you should join the Southlake Youth Action Commission! 

Application Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled in 9th - 12th grade
  • Must be a Southlake resident or must attend a C.I.S.D. school
  • Members will serve an 8-month term (in tandem with the academic calendar) beginning in October and expiring in May
  • Seven students will be appointed as full members and up to 13 will be appointed as alternates. 
  • Interested students meeting the qualifications must submit an application by 5:00PM on August 31st 

What is SYAC?


The Southlake Youth Action Commission is open to all students that reside in Southlake and/or attend schools in the Carroll Independent School District (CISD). Students must complete and submit an application and may have no more than two absences per year. Membership must be renewed each year. The Southlake Youth Action Commission brings youth-related issues to the City Council’s attention and participates in community service projects throughout the year. (SYAC Bylaws)


  • 4:15 p.m.
  • Second Monday of every month during the school year
  • The Marq Southlake, 285 Shady Oaks Dr.
  • Public welcome to attend all meetings


All correspondence for the Southlake Youth Action Commission shall be sent to:

Southlake Youth Action Commission
c/o City of Southlake
285 Shady Oaks Drive
Southlake, Texas 76092
Fax: (817) 748-8186
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