Water Supply Advisory Committee

The Metropolitan Area Water Supply Advisory Committee provides advice and assistance to the Council in its water supply planning activities. Created by the Minnesota Legislature, MAWSAC played a lead role in developing the Metropolitan Area Master Water Supply Plan and continues to guide its implementation.

Meeting dates

The Committee meets regularly as needed to discuss updates on the plan implementation and discuss any other relevant water supply topics.

Committee members

See MAWSAC members and affiliations

Report on water supply planning activities

Water Supply Now and For the Future (PDF, 6 pages): This high-level summary of the region’s water supply sources, key challenges, and regional goal includes a 5-year plan for activities in four focus areas. The report was shared with Metropolitan Council, the Legislative Water Commission, and the chairs and ranking minority members of the house of representatives and senate committees and divisions with jurisdiction over environment and natural resources in February 2017.

Staff contact

Meeting agendas and minutes

Note: Minutes are not final until approved at the following meeting.

Meeting Date Agenda & Video Minutes Materials
9/21/2021 9/21/2021 Agenda & Video for Water Supply Advisory Committee   Materials
7/20/2021 7/20/2021 Agenda & Video for Water Supply Advisory Committee   Materials
5/18/2021 5/18/2021 Agenda & Video for Water Supply Advisory Committee   Materials
3/23/2021 3/23/2021 Agenda & Video for Water Supply Advisory Committee   Materials
8/25/2020 8/25/2020 Agenda for Water Supply Advisory Committee  
12/5/2019 12/5/2019 Agenda for Water Supply Advisory Committee  
6/20/2019 6/20/2019 Agenda for Water Supply Advisory Committee  
10/16/2018 10/16/2018 Agenda for Water Supply Advisory Committee Minutes
8/21/2018 8/21/2018 Agenda for Water Supply Advisory Committee Minutes
5/23/2018 5/23/2018 Agenda for Water Supply Advisory Committee Minutes
1/30/2018 1/30/2018 Agenda for Water Supply Advisory Committee  
11/6/2017 11/6/2017 Agenda for Water Supply Advisory Committee   Materials
9/27/2017 9/27/2017 Agenda for Water Supply Advisory Committee Minutes
7/26/2017 7/26/2017 Agenda for Water Supply Advisory Committee Minutes
5/24/2017 5/24/2017 Agenda for Water Supply Advisory Committee Minutes
3/22/2017 3/22/2017 Agenda for Water Supply Advisory Committee Minutes
1/25/2017 1/25/2017 Agenda for Water Supply Advisory Committee Minutes
11/14/2016 11/14/2016 Agenda for Water Supply Advisory Committee  
10/12/2016 10/12/2016 Agenda for Water Supply Advisory Committee Minutes Materials
7/27/2016 7/27/2016 Agenda for Water Supply Advisory Committee Minutes