The Youth Council serves to provide teens in the community an opportunity to be active citizens. The council exposes teens to county government, allowing opportunities to discuss issues and interact with county commissioners and employees through youth-adult partnerships.
The council consists of 18 members appointed by the Board of County Commissioners. Membership includes representatives from the following schools: A.L. Brown High School; Central Cabarrus High School; Concord High School; Cox Mill High School; Hickory Ridge High School; Jay M. Robinson High School; Mount Pleasant High School; Northwest Cabarrus High School; At-large/Cabarrus Kannapolis Early College and At-large/Covenant Classical School.
Appointments are for two-year terms.