Communities News & Events


Met Council recognized for climate work

The Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy announced that the Met Council has earned two of nine “badges” for the climate work we’ve done so far.

May 23, 2021

New regional dataset has equity focus

Broad topic areas include demographics, migration, historic discrimination, housing, environment and climate, amenities, and many more.

May 20, 2021

Council awards grants for affordable housing

The Metropolitan Council awarded $5.5 million in grants for affordable housing, the largest award from the affordable housing fund in the 25-year history of the Livable Communities program.

January 13, 2021