Apply for openings on Minneapolis boards and commissions
A number of board and commission positions are open for City Council and mayor appointments this spring. Board and commission members in the City of Minneapolis provide valuable insights, help shape key policy decisions and provide community-based input into administration of services. The City is seeking applicants with a diversity of backgrounds and experiences to strengthen the work of the City. Translation and interpreting services are available upon request to ensure all residents have the ability to participate.
People can apply through the open position pages linked below and stay up to date on vacancies, position descriptions and timelines by visiting minneapolismn.gov/boards/openings. The positions are open until filled. There are 99 open positions on 15 City boards and commissions:
- Advisory Committee on Aging.
- Advisory Committee on People with Disabilities.
- Animal Care and Control Advisory Board.
- Bicycle Advisory Committee. The application review process begins March 30.
- Capital Long-Range Improvement Committee. The application review process begins April 6.
- Community Environmental Advisory Committee.
- Neighborhood and Community Engagement Commission. The application review process begins April 20.
- Pedestrian Advisory Committee. The application review process begins April 20.
- Public Health Advisory Committee (PHAC).
- Public Housing Authority (MPHA).
- Racial Equity Community Advisory Committee. The application review process begins March 30.
- Transgender Equity Council.
- Workforce Development Board.
- Workplace Advisory Committee. The application review process begins March 30.
- Youth Violence Prevention Executive Committee.
Boards, commissions and advisory committees
The City of Minneapolis has more than 50 volunteer-based boards, commissions and advisory committees that advise the City on issues and help with policy development and administration of services. Boards and commissions fall into a handful of categories: appeal boards, development boards, general advisory boards, and special service districts, which are defined areas within the city where special services are rendered.
Appointments to board and commissions are made twice a year: in the spring and fall.
Potential applicants can find more information at 612-673-2216 or [email protected].
Published Mar 5, 2018