Metropolitan Council Committees

Standing Council Committees

ADVISORY COMMITTEE VACANCIES

The Metropolitan Council is looking for new members to serve on its advisory committees. Applications are now being accepted for review in early spring.

Find out more information and apply for more than 45 open positions that advise the Council on a variety of issues.

Council members serve on special Council Committees which meet regularly and make recommendations to the full Council. The public is encouraged to attend the Council and committee meetings and hearings and express their points of view on matters before the Council. The Council also has citizen advisory committees on specific topics.

Standing Council Committee meetings are the best place to provide comment on specific agenda items. To provide testimony at a committee meeting, contact the committee’s recording secretary.

Advisory and other committees

Other Council committees, work groups and task forces that meet occasionally are listed below. These committee members may include local elected officials, representatives of partnering organizations, members of the public with expertise in specific areas, and people who represent specific geographic areas.

Special project or short-term committees