Special Joint Workshop of the Land Use Advisory Committee (LUAC) and Metro Area Water Supply Advisory Committees (MAWSAC & TAC) 

Thursday, December 5, 2019
1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
U.S. Bank Center
16th Floor – Minnesota Room
101 East 5th Street, St. Paul, MN 55101
This joint workshop is intended to make progress working on shared interests, informed by committee members’ diverse roles and responsibilities.  Central goals are to explain where continued collaboration is heading and learn where you want to go from here.

  • Better understanding of the different roles and responsibilities of committee members
  • Increased impact from projects of shared interest by filling information gaps and leveraging networks
  • High-level road map of how work will inform the 2050 Metropolitan Development Guide, policy plans, and ultimately, local comprehensive plans
  • Shared ideas to map out planned phases of continued collaboration
Pre-meeting Coffee and networking
1:30 pm Welcome and orientation
1:35 pm Review of committee roles and timelines
1:45 pm Introductions
2:00 pm Presentations and small group discussions (includes a short break):
  • Water supply-related data and trends in comprehensive plans
  • Toolbox to support more effective drinking water protection
  • Climate Vulnerability Assessment chapter addressing water supply resilience
  • Input to Environmental Quality Board State Water Plan
3:30 pm Large group report out and road map
3:50 p.m. Next steps and wrap-up
4:00 pm Adjourn
This workshop will be held in the U.S. Bank building, which is across Robert Street from the Metropolitan Council offices.  Elevators can be found on both the street level and skyway level of the building.
Driving directions and parking information can be found on the Council’s website at https://metrocouncil.org/About-Us/Who-We-Are/Council-Location-Directions-Map.aspx