Minneapolis Telecommunications Network (MTN) Vacancies

The Minneapolis Telecommunications Network (MTN) is a Public Non-profit Corporation (PNC). The articles of incorporation authorize the corporation in 1992: (1) to promote the use of cable communication systems for community and public access in the City of Minneapolis; (2) to address the information and cultural needs of residents, businesses, non-profit organizations, and governmental bodies; (3) to regulate, control and manage dedicated public channels; and (4) to make recommendations on other franchise issues.

Regular meetings are held the second Monday of the month, the meeting date changes annually. Members also participate in monthly committee activities. For more information about the activities of the Minneapolis Television Network, call Michael Fallon at 612-331-8575 ext.304. There is no compensation. The meeting locations are accessible to persons with disabilities.

The MTN is comprised of nine members, plus three ex-officio members. Five appointed by the City Council, three Mayoral appointments, and one joint City Council President and Mayor, each serving a four-year term. The articles of incorporation contain a conflict of interest statement which prohibits directors (members) from having a financial interest in any entity engaged in or doing business with cable television in Minnesota. City residency is required.

Deadline: Open until filled.


Application Instructions

Complete the Application Form (pdf) and the Voluntary Demographic Questionnaire (pdf).

Send completed forms to [email protected], or by fax: 612-673-3812, or:

City Clerk Appointments
Room 304, 350 South Fifth Street
Minneapolis, MN 55415-1382

You can apply on your own behalf, nominate others for consideration, or inform the City Clerk's Office of someone to whom you'd like application materials to be sent.

Selection Process:

Applications are forwarded from the City Clerk/Communications Department to Ways & Means committee members, Mayor, City Council President staff for consideration. Applications are reviewed by the Ways & Means Committee for recommendation to the full City Council.


City Contact: C John Harrison, 612-673-2906 or [email protected]

MTN Contact: Valerie Lockhart, 612-331-8575 or [email protected]

City Clerk's Office: 612-673-2244 or [email protected]

Additional Information

Should you require a reasonable accommodation in order to fully participate, or information in an alternative format, please contact the Office of City Clerk at 612-673-2216.
Para asistencia 612-673-2700 - Rau kev pab 612-673-2800 - Hadii aad Caawimaad u baahantahay 612-673-3500.

Last updated Jun 15, 2016



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