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.  Keep in mind that any minutes presented on these pages are summaries of discussions that occured at meetings, not actual transcriptions.  

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.