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Community Environmental Advisory Commission

The Community Environmental Advisory Committee (CEAC) works closely with the Sustainability Division and provides policy and program advice and comments to the City Council and City staff. CEAC may suggest environmental priorities for City policies, programs, and projects using criteria including, but not limited to, natural and built environmental impact, community impact, timeliness, environmental justice, and equity.

Established Date:
Jul 1, 1994
Membership Details
No. of Seats:
19
Positions Occupied:
19
Vacant Positions:
0
Membership Description:

The Community Environmental Advisory Commission shall consist of 19 members appointed as follows: 


Thirteen residents who are general community representatives and residents of the city with a goal of balanced representation across wards (5 appointed by the Mayor and 8 by the City Council).


Six persons from environmental advocacy, business, industry, and/or public agencies with a variety of professional, technical, and policy expertise across topics, including environmental expertise across topics, including environmental justice, air energy, waste, and water (3 appointed by the Mayor and 3 by the City Council).

Term Limit:
NA
Residency Requirement:
Must be a Minneapolis resident.
Compensation:
None
Selection Procedure:

Members are appointed using the City’s open appointments process.

Appointing Cycle:
Fall
Members
Seat # Name Term Start Term End Appointing Authority Membership Requirements
1 Max Dalton Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Council
2 Erin Niehoff Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Council
3 Abishhu Woge Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Council
4 Indigo Davitt-Liu Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Council
5 Toya Lopez Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Council
6 LesLee Jackson Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Council
7 Nemera Jorgo Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Council
8 Manu Lewis Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Council
9 Anna Johnson Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Council
10 Tess Dornfeld Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Council
11 Mark Dhennin Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Council
12 Senbeta Ayansa Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Mayor
13 Barbara Lunde Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Mayor
14 Divine Islam Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Mayor
15 Jaqueline Zepeda Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Mayor
16 Matthew Douglas-May Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Mayor
17 Lauren Fleming Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Mayor
18 Sandy Fazeli Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Mayor
19 Nicholas Minderman Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2022 Mayor
Meeting Schedule:
The Commission meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 5 p.m.
Location:
Rotating locations around the city.
Address:
TBD
Legislative Details
Enabling Legislation:
This link open a new window Resolution 94R-177
By Laws:
This link open a new window Community Environmental Advisory Committee Bylaws
Enabling Legislation Revised Date:
Jan 4, 1995
Contact Information
Department:
City Coordinator's Office
Phone:
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