Advisory Boards & Commissions

The following public meetings will be virtual starting in June.
The regular meetings of the following commissions are canceled until further notice:
  • Community Health Commission
  • Energy & Environment Commission
  • Transportation Commission
  • Human Rights & Relations Commission
  • Heritage Preservation Commission
 The following public meetings will be held virtually starting in July.
  • Arts & Culture Commission
  • Parks & Recreation Commission
 The following public meetings will be held virtually starting in April.
  • Planning Commission
  • Board of Appeals & Equalization
  • Heritage Preservation Commission (starting in May)
 Looking for ways to help during COVID-19?
Check out our Better Together Edina Community Resource page and a list of organizations looking for support.

We are working on creative ways to connect with our senior population. Complete the form to be added to the list.  

Learn More & Get involved!

The City of Edina has 100 volunteers serving on 10 advisory Boards and Commissions. The City’s boards and commissions are comprised of volunteers. The purpose of boards and commissions is to advise the Council on various projects and, at times, make recommendations for its consideration. Each of Edina’s commissions include two student members who are typically high school juniors or seniors.

All applicants apply, interview and are selected for appointment by the City Council. Learn more and apply at or contact Project Coordinator MJ Lamon at or 952-826-0360.

  1. Adult Opportunities
  2. Student Opportunities
  • Application Closes: Jan. 31
  • Interviews: January and February 
  • Appointments selected: February 
  • New member orientation: February and March 
  • New terms begin: March 1 
  • Time commitment: 6-8 hours per month. Some months could require more time for large projects.