Airport Relations Commission

The Airport Relations Commission advises the City Council on matters relating to airport noise and operations at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. The commission monitors proposed rules, procedures and programs which impact the air noise situation within the city and makes recommendations regarding strategies to mitigate the city's air noise exposure.

Parks & Recreation Commission

The Parks and Recreation Commission advises the City Council on matters pertaining to parks and recreation programs. It makes recommendations relating to the acquisition, development and improvement of the city's parks and recreational facilities and advises the Council on the establishment of written rules and regulations for the use and management of city parks.  The commission meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.

Planning Commission
The Planning Commission performs studies and investigations on general planning matters including zoning, platting and transportation. The commission reviews all planning applications and recommends approval or denial based on conformance with zoning regulations and the city's comprehensive plan. The commission meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m.