Woodburn Mayor Kathy Figley is inviting all elementary, middle and high school students to enter the contest If I Were Mayor contest.
Individuals are asked to write an essay on what they would do if they were mayor.
Prizes will be awarded to first and second place finishers in each grade level category.
Their essays will be published in the Woodburn Independent and they will be recognized at City Hall.
The contest is open to any Woodburn student, whether they attend a private school, public school, charter school or are homeschooled the only requirement is they must attend school in Woodburn.
Entries must be submitted by April 4.