Equity Advisory Committee Meeting

Regular Meeting
October 19, 2021 | 6:00 p.m.

NOTICE: The Metropolitan Council Chair has determined it is not practical or prudent to conduct in-person meetings in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Accordingly, committee members will participate in this meeting via telephone or other electronic means and the meeting will be conducted under Minnesota Statutes section 13D.021 at the date and time stated above. We encourage you to monitor the meeting remotely. If you have comments, we encourage members of the public to email us at [email protected]. We will respond to your comments in a timely manner.


Call to order (10 mins)

  1. Roll call
  2. Approval of the agenda
  3. Approval of minutes (PDF) - verbal roll call

Public invitation (5 mins)

Invitation to interested persons to address the Council on matters not on the agenda. Pre-register at [email protected]. Each speaker is limited to a three-minute presentation.

Reports – Subcommittee (10 mins)

  1. Transportation Subcommittee
  2. Operations Subcommittee
  3. Affordable Housing Subcommittee

Information Items

  1. Place Based Equity Research (Krysten Ryba-Tures and Matt Schroeder, Community Development) (25 Minutes) - Presentation
  • Discussion
       2. Affordable Housing Subcommittee Discussion; LHIA (30 Minutes) - Presentation
  • Discussion

Reports – Standing Committees (10 mins)

  1. Council Member Francisco Gonzalez: Management, Transportation
  2. Council Member Chai Lee: Community Development, Management
  3. Council Member Philip Sterner: Environment, Transportation

Announce (5 mins)


JT    Joint business item; presented at two or more committees prior to being presented at Council
SW  Action taken by the Council and Committee the same week
*      Additional materials included for items on published agenda
**     Additional business items added following publication of agenda
***    Backup materials available at the meeting


Committee contact

Lila Eltawely
Recording Secretary
[email protected]

Committee information

Equity Advisory Committee

Committee contact:

Lila Eltawely, Enterprise Equity Senior Manager
[email protected]