Why We Matter
Fostering a prosperous region
The educated, mobile workforce of the future can choose to live anywhere. Successful regions attract skilled workers by providing a high quality of life: a healthy environment, clean water, convenient transit options, parks for recreation and exercise, and housing options. The Twin Cities region is a great place to live, work, raise a family and do business; we aim to keep it that way, and improve it.
All the Council’s work is focused on enhancing our region’s quality of life and supporting its economic competitiveness. Here's how: