Youth Action Committee

YOUTH ACTION COMMITTEE


Organizations serving 12-to-30 year-olds in the western downtown area meet on this Committee to ensure that the downtown resources for people in this demographic complement each other and to initiate actions that meet their needs and motivate them to get involved.

Each year, the committee offers free fun, educational and sporting activities, as part of its Youth outings project.

Here are the outings that were offered in 2017:

February:
Ice-skating at Beaver Lake

March:
Traditional sugar shack

April:
Climbing activity

May:
Introduction to Aeküus

June:
Youth BBQ

July:
Scavenger hunt at the Atwater Market

August:
Great sports festival

Follow the Youth Action Committee’s Facebook page to stay informed about the activities offered to the neighbourhood’s youth!

Check out the committee’s website to learn more about the various resources offered to the downtown youth.

Recent Posts

Two upcoming consultations: a pedestrian plaza for McGill College Avenue and accessing Mont Royal

There are two upcoming consultations regarding developments in Peter-McGill:

  • Project of turning McGill College Avenue into a pedestrian plaza

Six weeks of consultations will be taking place starting in September around the idea to turn McGill College Avenue into a pedestrian plaza. We will let you know when the dates are confirmed. In the meantime, more information can be found at: https://montreal.ctvnews.ca/montreal-prepares-for-public-consultations-on-changing-mcgill-college-ave-to-public-square-1.4038282

http://ocpm.qc.ca/fr/consultations-publiques (FR only)

  • Accessing Mont-Royal

The Office de Consultation Publique de Montréal (OCPM) has been mandated to hold a public consultation on accessing Mont-Royal, in the context of the Montreal pilot project that would stop vehicle traffic on Camilien-Houde and Remembrance streets. A consultation will take place on November 8th, as well as a public hearing on November 28th. Both will take place at the OCPM office (1550 Metcalfe Street, 14th Floor). In the meantime you can find further information and submit your opinion online via the links below:

Information on the consultation here (FR only).

Information on the pilot project, to give your opinion online and to register for the upcoming workshops (FR only).

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