Photo Credit: HYPE

Photo Credit: HYPE

Hartford Young Professionals & Entrepreneur‘s Katie Kervick, a member of HYPE’s Civic Engagement Committee, provides an excellent overview of Boards & Commissions on TAP, a joint event from HYPE and Young Energetic Solutions (YES) in this blog post.

Photo Credit: HYPE

Photo Credit: HYPE

The event featured a panel discussion offering information on how young people can get involved in shaping their community by joining a local town Board or Commission. Attendees also had the chance to hear from Mayor Luke Bronin of Hartford, and Mayor Dan Drew of Middletown, as well as speak with town representatives from various boards and commissions in the Metro Hartford region.

Click here to read Katie’s full blog post.