Equity Advisory Committee Meeting

Regular Meeting
December 21, 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 public.info@metc.state.mn.us. 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 November 16, 2021 minutes (PDF) - roll call

Public invitation (5 mins)

Invitation to interested persons to address the Council on matters not on the agenda. Pre-register at public.info@metc.state.mn.us. 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. Metro Transit Equity by Celina Martina
    • Discussion
  2. Metro Transit and Metro Transit Police workgroup update by Anita Urvina Davis
  3. Committee Business Items by Leah Goldstein Moses and Council Member Gonzalez
    • Discussion
      •  2021 Workplan reflections
      • EAC screening interviews and open seats
      • Operations and Housing Committees

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)


Committee information

Equity Advisory Committee

Committee contact:

Lila Eltawely, Enterprise Equity Senior Manager