Metropolitan Council Meeting

Regular Meeting
April 12, 2023 | 4:00 p.m.
Location: Robert Street Council Chambers - Directions
Minutes (PDF)


Call to Order

  1. Approval of the Agenda
  2. Approval of March 22, 2023 Metropolitan Council minutes
  3. Approval of March 29, 2023 Special Metropolitan Council minutes

Public Invitation

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


  1. 2023-73 JT SW: April Special Transportation Budget Amendment (Stewart McMullan, 651-602-1374) roll call  

Consent Business

  1. 2023-39: Amendment to List of Authorized Financial Institutions (Mark Thompson, 651-602-1629)
  2. 2023-71: 2023 Unified Planning Work Program Amendment 1 (Amy Vennewitz, 651-602-1058)
  3. 2023-76: 2023-2026 TIP Amendment: Four Project Changes (Joe Barbeau, 651-602-1705)
  4. 2023-77: 2023-2026 TIP Amendment: Chisago County US 8 Project Extension into Washington County (Joe Barbeau, 651-602-1705)
  5. 2023-81: MUSA Implementation Guidelines (Angela Torres, 651-602-1566)

Non-Consent Business – Reports of standing committees

Community Development

  1. Reports on consent agenda


  1. 2023-78: MWWTP Water Systems Renewal & Improvements Phase 1 – Distribution System Renewal Project Rejection of Bid (Tim Amstutz, 651-602-1221)


  1. Reports on consent agenda


  1. 2023-60: METRO F Line – Authorization to Release Recommended Corridor Plan for Public Comment (Jake Knight, 612-349-7546)
  2. 2023-69: METRO Green Line Extension Civil Construction Change Order Authority Cumulative Cap Increase (Jim Alexander, 612-373-3880)
  3. 2023-72 SW: METRO B Line – Authorization to Award East Construction Contract 22P365 (Frank Alarcon, 612-349-7692)

Other Business

  1. 2023-85: Appointments to the Transportation Advisory Board (Chair Zelle, 651-602-1453)


  1. APTA Mobility Conference (Brian Funk, 612-349-7514)


  1. Chair
  2. Council Members
  3. Regional Administrator
  4. General Counsel


Additional Notes:
Items listed under the Consent Agenda will be enacted by one motion with no separate discussion. If discussion on an item is desired, the item could be removed from the Consent Agenda for separate consideration.

Committee information

Metropolitan Council

Committee contact:
Bridget Toskey