Boards & Commissions openings

See current vacancies for Minneapolis boards and commissions. Learn about the positions and apply.

Open positions

Capital Long-Range Improvement Committee

Makes recommendations on capital improvement program development and annual capital improvement budgets.

Vacancies: 33

Requirements: Must be a Minneapolis resident.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Capital Long-Range Improvements Committee

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City Planning Commission

Hears and decides applications for land use reviews, including site plan review, conditional use permits, changes or expansions of a nonconforming use, variances, and land subdivisions.

Vacancies: 2

Requirements: Must be a Minneapolis resident.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the City Planning Commission

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Civil Rights Commission

Carries forward the policies of the city in the field of human relations, to promote civil rights and to enforce the provisions of the title on civil rights.

Vacancies: 8

Requirements: Must be a Minneapolis resident.

Term: 3 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Minneapolis Commission on Civil Rights

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Community Environmental Advisory Commission

Provides policy and program advice and comment to the City Council and City Staff regarding built environmental impact, community impact, timeliness, environmental justice, and equity.

Vacancies: 19

Requirements: Must be a Minneapolis resident.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Community Environmental Advisory Committee

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Ethical Practices Board

Responds to Ethics complaints and questions, and makes recommendations.

Vacancies: 1

Requirements: Must be a Minneapolis resident.

Term: 3 year term

Deadline: Monday, October 31, 2022

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Heritage Preservation Commission

Preserves and celebrates our heritage by preserving historically and architecturally significant buildings, districts, and sites, while allowing modifications for contemporary use.

Vacancies: 4

Requirements: Must be a Minneapolis resident.

Term: 3 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Minneapolis Heritage Preservation Commission

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Local Board of Appeal and Equalization

Considers appeals on the classification or estimated market value of properties in Minneapolis.

Vacancies: 3

Requirements: Must be a Minneapolis resident.

Term: 1 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Local Board of Appeal and Equalization

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Minneapolis Advisory Committee on Aging

Advises the Mayor and City Council on concerns relating to senior citizens.

Vacancies: 17

Requirements: Must be a Minneapolis resident.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Minneapolis Advisory Committee on Aging

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Minneapolis Advisory Committee on Housing

Advises the Mayor, City Council, and City departments on a wide range of issues related to housing.

Vacancies: 21

Requirements: Must be a Minneapolis resident.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Minneapolis Advisory Committee on Housing

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Minneapolis Advisory Committee on People with Disabilities

Advises the Mayor and City Council so that appropriate actions may be taken on issues affecting persons with disabilities; to improve life's opportunities by resolving conflicts involving persons with disabilities.

Vacancies: 15

Requirements: Must be a Minneapolis resident.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Minneapolis Advisory Committee on People with Disabilities

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Minneapolis Arts Commission

Advises the City Council and Mayor on arts-related issues.

Vacancies: 12

Requirements: Must be a Minneapolis resident.

Term: 3 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

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Minneapolis Public Housing Authority

Provides safe, sanitary housing for low and moderate income people by managing and operating the City's low income public housing units and the City's Section 8 Rental Program.

Vacancies: 4

Requirements: Must be residents of or employed in Minneapolis.

Term: 3 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Minneapolis Public Housing Authority

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Northern Metals Settlement Advisory Board

The Northern Metals Settlement Advisory Board advises the Mayor and City Council on the use of settlement funds dedicated to community asthma and lead reduction.

Vacancies: 6

Requirements: Must reside or work in Wards 1, 3, 4 or 5.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Northern Metals Settlement Advisory Board

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Northside Green Zone Task Force

Serves as an advisory board to the city Council on the creation, implementation, and evaluation of the Northside Green Zone Work Plan.

Vacancies: 15

Requirements: Must be a Minneapolis resident who live, work, worship, or play within the Northside Green Zone.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Northside Green Zone Task Force

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Police Conduct Review Panel

Assures that police services are delivered in a lawful and nondiscriminatory manner and provides the public with meaningful participatory oversight or the police and their interactions with the citizenry.

Vacancies: 1

Requirements: Must be a Minneapolis resident.

Term: 4 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

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Public Health Advisory Committee

Advises the City Council on policy matters affecting the health of Minneapolis residents, reviews and recommends proposed priorities for the Health Department and makes recommendations to the Council, and serves as a liaison between the City and the community in addressing health concerns.

Vacancies: 10

Requirements: Must be a Minneapolis resident.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

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Transgender Equity Council

Advises the City of Minneapolis and Park Board on matters of importance to transgender and gender-nonconforming residents; and provides a forum for issues of importance to the transgender community.

Vacancies: 14

Requirements: Must be a Minneapolis resident.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Transgender Equity Council

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Violence Prevention Steering Committee

Advises the City Council and Mayor on all matters related to violence reduction and prevention in Minneapolis, and oversees the City’s comprehensive violence prevention strategic plan and its implementation.

Vacancies: 21

Requirements:

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Violence Prevention Steering Committee

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Workplace Advisory Committee

Supports the City’s continued commitment to ensuring fair and safe workplaces for all, and providing opportunities for businesses and workers.

Vacancies: 11

Requirements: See details on board’s page.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

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Zoning Board of Adjustment

Hears matters of zoning variances, zoning appeals, and the establishment of legal nonconforming rights. Works with the staff of the CPED Development Services.

Vacancies: 3

Requirements: Must be a Minneapolis resident.

Term: 3 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Zoning Board of Adjustment

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Special Service District Advisory Boards

48th & Chicago Special Service District Advisory Board

Advises the City on matters regarding the 48th Street East & Chicago Avenue Special Service District.

Vacancies: 3

Requirements: Must own property, or represent an owner of property, that pays the Special Service District’s annual service charge.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the 48th & Chicago Special Service District Advisory Board

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50th & France Special Service District Advisory Board

Advises the City on matters regarding the 50th & France Special Service District.

Vacancies: 3

Requirements: Must own property, or represent an owner of property, that pays the Special Service District’s annual service charge.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the 50th & France Special Service District Advisory Board

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54th & Lyndale Special Service District Advisory Board

Advises the City on matters regarding the 54th & Lyndale Special Service District.

Vacancies: 3

Requirements: Must own property, or represent an owner of property, that pays the Special Service District’s annual service charge.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the 54th & Lyndale Special Service District Advisory Board

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Bloomington-Lake Special Service District Advisory Board

Advises the City on matters regarding the Bloomington-Lake Special Service District.

Vacancies: 3

Requirements: Must own property, or represent an owner of property, that pays the Special Service District’s annual service charge.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Bloomington-Lake Special Service District Advisory Board

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Central Avenue Special Service District Advisory Board

Advises the City on matters regarding the Central Avenue Special Service District.

Vacancies: 9

Requirements: Must own property, or represent an owner of property, that pays the Special Service District’s annual service charge.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Central Avenue Special Service District Advisory Board

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Chicago Lake Special Service District Advisory Board

Advises the City on matters regarding the Chicago Lake Special Service District.

Vacancies: 3

Requirements: Must own property, or represent an owner of property, that pays the Special Service District’s annual service charge.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Chicago Lake Special Service District Advisory Board

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Dinkytown Special Service District Advisory Board

Advises the City on matters regarding the Dinkytown Special Service District.

Vacancies: 5

Requirements: Must own property, or represent an owner of property, that pays the Special Service District’s annual service charge.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Dinkytown Special Service District

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East Lake Special Service District Advisory Board

Advises the City regarding matters on the East Lake Street Special Service District.

Vacancies: 5

Requirements: Must own property, or represent an owner of property, that pays the Special Service District’s annual service charge.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the East Lake Special Service District Advisory Board

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Eat Street Special Service District Advisory Board

Advises the City regarding matters on the Eat Street Special Service District.

Vacancies: 3

Requirements: Must own property, or represent an owner of property, that pays the Special Service District’s annual service charge.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Eat Street Special Service District Advisory Board

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Linden Hills Special Service District Advisory Board

Advises the City regarding matters on the Linden Hills Special Service District.

Vacancies: 5

Requirements: Must own property, or represent an owner of property, that pays the Special Service District’s annual service charge.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Linden Hills Special Service District Advisory Board

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Lowry Hill Special Service District Advisory Board

Advises the City regarding matters on the Lowry Hill Special Service District.

Vacancies: 3

Requirements: Must own property, or represent an owner of property, that pays the Special Service District’s annual service charge.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Lowry Hill Special Service District Advisory Board

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Lyndale-Lake Special Service District Advisory Board

Advises the City regarding matters on the Lyndale-Lake Special Service District.

Vacancies: 5

Requirements: Must own property, or represent an owner of property, that pays the Special Service District’s annual service charge.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Lyndale-Lake Special Service District Advisory Board

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Stadium Village Special Service District Advisory Board

Advises the City on matters regarding the Stadium Village Special Service District.

Vacancies: 3

Requirements: must own property, or represent an owner of property, that pays the Special Service District’s annual service charge.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Stadium Village Special Service District Advisory Board

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Uptown Special Service District Advisory Board

Advises the City on matters regarding the Uptown Special Service District.

Vacancies: 7

Requirements: Must own property, or represent an owner of property, that pays the Special Service District’s annual service charge.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Uptown Special Service District Advisory Board

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West Broadway Improvement Special Service District Advisory Board

Advises the City on matters regarding the West Broadway Improvement Special Service District.

Vacancies: 5

Requirements: Must own property, or represent an owner of property, that pays the Special Service District’s annual service charge.

Term: 2 year term

Deadline: Friday, September 30, 2022

Learn more about the Uptown Special Service District Advisory Board

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Phone

612-673-2216

Address

City Hall, Room 304
350 Fifth St. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Office hours

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday