Equity Advisory Committee Meeting

Regular Meeting
April 20, 2021 | 6:00 p.m.


MEETING CANCELED

NOTICE: Governor Walz has declared a peacetime emergency (Emergency Executive Order 20-01) in response to COVID-19 and the Metropolitan Council Chair has determined it is not practical or prudent to conduct an in-person meetings for reasons stated in the Governor’s Emergency Executive Order. 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 public.info@metc.state.mn.us. We will respond to your comments in a timely manner.

Agenda

I.         CALL TO ORDER
II.        RACIAL TRAUMA AND INJUSTICE IN OUR COMMUNITY

             Leah Goldstein Moses, EAC Co-Chair and full Committee

III.       APPROVAL OF AGENDA AND MINUTES - Roll Call
IV.       PUBLIC INVITATION

             Invitation for interested persons to address the Committee

V.        BIPOC COMMITTEE INTRODUCTION

             Council Member Christopher Ferguson, Management Chair

VI.       STANDING COMMITTEE UPDATES

             Council Member Francisco Gonzalez: Management, Transportation
             Council Member Chai Lee: Community Development, Management
             Council Member Philip Sterner: Environment, Transportation
             Council Member Judy Johnson: Management, Community Development

VII.      EAC SUBCOMMITTEE UPDATES

             Transportation Subcommittee
             Operations Subcommittee
             Affordable Housing Subcommittee

VIII.     TRANSIT EQUITY & INCLUSION TEAM INTRODUCTION

             Lesley Kandaras, Chief of Staff| Sarah Berres, Specialist, Equity & Inclusion | Erica Igure, Operator, Heywood |
             Claudius Toussaint, Program Manager, Engineering & Facilities | Rachel Cagle, Coordinator, Equity & Inclusion

             Presentation

IX.       OEO LIAISON UPDATE

             Cyrenthia Jordan, Director of Office of Equal Opportunity

X.       ANNOUNCEMENTS
XI.      ADJOURNMENT


Committee information

Equity Advisory Committee

Committee contact:
Erena Anderson
651-602-1769