Compare Listings

Citizen Advisory Board

Hennepin County Invites You to

Apply for a

Citizen Advisory Board Volunteer Position

Share your voice and help shape policy

Give back to your community by applying for a citizen advisory board. The Hennepin County Board is recruiting for 25 openings this fall.

Volunteers advise the county board on a variety of issues, such as mental health, our region’s workforce, libraries, water quality and more.

Current openings

  • Adult Mental Health Advisory Council – 10 vacancies
  • Capital Budgeting Task Force – two vacancies
  • City Planning Commission (Minneapolis) – one vacancy
  • County Extension Committee (University of Minnesota Extension) – one vacancy
  • Library Board – five vacancies
  • Mental Commitment Attorney Panel Advisory Board – one vacancy
  • Minnehaha Creek Watershed District Board – two vacancies
  • Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Board – three vacancies

Application timeline

  • Now through December 31 – apply at
  • Starting January or February 2020 – the county board will conduct interviews.
  • First quarter of 2020 – the county board will appoint volunteers to the positions.

Look for more news on the Hennepin County website at

Discover how we’re making a difference in our communities at

Related posts

Soups for those cold Minnesota Days!

Click on the link below for some recipes for warm, comfort...

Continue reading

Northern Lights

Click on the link below to join in a virtual viewing of the Northern Lights.  January...

Continue reading

Drive through Ice and snow sculptures

Stay warm and drive...

Continue reading