GOVERNMENTBoards & Committees   

St. Louis County has numerous public boards, committees, task forces, and commissions to oversee specific operations. See below for more specifics for each topic area. 

Boards and Committees

Committees

911 User Board

Assists in the coordination of 911 emergency communication operations in providing services to the public and to public safety user agencies

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Appeals & Equalization- County

Provides a fair and objective forum for property owners to appeal their assessed valuation or classification.

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Appeals & Equalization- Local

Provides a fair and objective forum for property owners to appeal their assessed valuation or classification. 

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Blue Ribbon Assessment Practices Review Panel

Provides direction and recommendations on assessing property values.

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Board of Adjustment

Provides direction and recommendations on variations from County official controls

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Boundary Waters Drug Task Force

Provides enforcement of controlled substance laws in the members’ respective jurisdictions

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CDBG Citizen Advisory Committee

Reviews applications for CDBG program funds for physical improvement, economic development, housing, and public service activities in St. Louis County

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Civil Service Commission

Holds public hearings and makes recommendations on civil service-related issues

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Extension Committee

Connecting community needs and university resources to address critical issues in St. Louis County

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Heading Home Committee

The Implementation Team and the Committee to End Homelessness are  responsible for carrying out the Heading Home St Louis County- A  Ten Year Plan to End Homelessness.

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HRA Board

Oversight to expand and diversify the county's economic base and to improve its housing stock

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Northeast Waste Advisory Council

A network of counties and districts in northeastern Minnesota focused on solidwaste mangement issues 

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PHHS Advisory Committee 

Seeks input about the Public Health and Human Services delivery system

 

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Planning Commission

Provides direction and recommendations on the County's Comprehensive Plan and official controls

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Septic Sub-Committee

Provides direction and recommendations on the County's on-site waste water treatment programs

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Solid Waste Sub-Committee

Provides direction on the programs and services available within the County's Solid Waste Managment Area