Executive Committee

This committee acts on the Mayor's nomination of Charter Department Heads, reviews new policy and program proposals, and directs labor negotiations.
Minneapolis Council Chambers, City seal and flags

The Executive Committee is an independent body created by referendum in 1984. It unites the executive power of the Mayor with the legislative authority of the council in a single body. The Mayor is chair and the Council President is its vice-chair, with the other council leaders as committee members.

Committee Members

Organization and rules

The Executive Committee is defined in the City Charter.

See City Charter § 4.5 Executive Committee

The committee adopts its own rules.

See Rules of the Executive Committee

Meeting Details

This committee meets Tuesdays at 10 a.m. in the second week of the Council cycle.

See Executive Committee calendar and agendas

See latest Executive agenda items

Contact us

City Clerk & Clerk of Council






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

Office hours

8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday

See list of City holidays