Scouts speak at Wheaton City Council meeting

Troop 35 scouts working on the Communication merit badge attended the Wheaton City Council meeting Monday night, and Wheaton Mayor Phil Suess asked them to address the council. The boys shared their names, troop, and why they were there. You can view the meeting here. The photo below shows Troop 35 scouts with Suess before the Wheaton City Council meeting.

Troop 35 scouts stand with Wheaton Mayor Phil Suess before the Wheaton City Council meeting.

One of the requirements of the Communication merit badge is to attend a public meeting, practice active listening skills, take notes on each point of view, and prepare an objective report. Earning the Communication merit badge is a requirement for Eagle Scout rank.

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