News & Events


Message from the Council Chair: We need bold action on racial equity

We cannot continue to set lofty goals to include people of color and indigenous people in our region’s prosperity by doing things the way we always have. What’s clear about this current crisis in our community, particularly on top of the COVID-19 pandemic, is that there is no acceptable normal to return to.
June 4, 2020

Protecting our health and water quality

365 days a year, 24 hours a day, through the COVID-19 pandemic, Metropolitan Council Environmental Services workers are on the job to protect public health and environment.

April 29, 2020

Earth Day at 50

At the Met Council, every day is Earth Day.

April 22, 2020