Terms & Conditions

Policies and statements on web privacy, social media, website accessibility, and data requests

Web privacy

The Metropolitan Council is committed to protecting the privacy of users in accordance with the Minnesota Government Data Practices Act; this privacy statement explains how. We reserve the right to alter our privacy policy as business needs require. Any changes to this policy will be posted on this website in a timely manner. See our full web privacy policy.

Social media

Our use of social media platforms is intended to encourage interaction between the user of the platform and the work of the Met Council. See our full social media statement.

Web accessibility

The Metropolitan Council is committed to providing Minnesota citizens, businesses and governments with easy and efficient access to our resources. As part of that commitment, the Council makes reasonable efforts to adhere to the State of Minnesota Electronic and Information Technology Accessibility guidelines.

Information posted on the Metropolitan Council website is available in alternative formats as needed. If you have a problem accessing content on this site, please email our web team: [email protected]

Data requests

The Metropolitan Council collects and maintains a lot of information in the course of our work. This information is known as government data and it comes in many forms, such as paper or electronic documents, communications, maps, videos, and information stored in databases.

Meeting the information needs of the public and of individuals who are the subjects of data we hold is one of the Met Council’s most important functions as a regional government agency. Consistent with the requirements of the Minnesota Government Data Practices Act, we will respond to data requests in a timely, cost-effective, and complete manner. See our data requests section.

Contact us

Metropolitan Council
Office of Communications
390 N. Robert Street
St. Paul, MN 55101
[email protected]
651-602-1122 (voice)
651-602-1550 (fax)