Committees

Please click the links below or to the left to find out more about each of the Macalester-Groveland Community Council committees, the work that they do, and how to get involved.

Beautification: Offers a vehicle for neighborhood gardening enthusiasts to build community, improve the environment, and promote crime reduction affecting a better place to live, work, and play. Meets the 2nd Monday of the month, February-October.

Community Outreach: Creates positive experiences and opportunities for neighbors to get involved in community building. Objective: To build community relationship and aid in crime prevention. Now meeting the 1st Monday of each month with the Long Range Planning Committee.

Environment: Educates and provides accessible resources to Macalester-Groveland and the surrounding community to promote a sustainable lifestyle. Meets the 3rd Thursday of each month.

Housing and Land Use: Provides an open forum for citizen participation in civil dialogue that applies City guidelines for land use in a way that recognizes the unique nature of our Macalester-Groveland residences, businesses and Institutions and enhances the livability of our neighborhood. Meets the 4th Wednesday of each month.

Long Range Planning: According to the Macalester-Groveland Community Council Bylaws: There shall be established a Long Range Planning Committee whose duties shall include implementation of the Macalester-Groveland Plan and keeping the Plan current as the issues and interests of the Macalester-Groveland Community Council change. This Committee meets the 1st Monday of each month.

Transportation: Acts as a liaison between stakeholders, including local community councils and government agencies supporting and advocating for a balanced multi-modal transportation system, including pedestrians, bicyclists, transit and motor vehicles. Meets the 4th Monday of each month.