The City of Sweetwater is announcing an opportunity for young people wishing to become active in public service. Youth ages 16-24 are encouraged to apply for a seat in the City of Sweetwater Youth Advisory Board, a group of young people selected by commissioners to meet once a month in the Sweetwater City Hall Commission Chambers to discuss and make recommendations regarding important matters that affect youth in the City of Sweetwater.
Candidate for Commissioner Jose Mejia was arrested today for cocaine trafficking charges in a joint investigation by the FDLE, Sweetwater Police, DEA, and Miami Dade SAO. Two other men have been arrested in connection with the charges. Stay tuned for more on this developing story.