Boards & Commissions
The following boards and commissions are appointed by the Mayor and City Council. If you are interested in serving on a board or commission, please fill out an application and submit it to the City Administrator’s Office, 500 4th Avenue NE, Austin, MN.
Citizen committees make recommendations to the Mayor and City Council.
Honorary Council Member Program
The Honorary Council Member Program was created to promote interest in city government.
Honorary council members will receive council agenda packets prior to council meetings and
may provide input at the end of council meetings and work sessions during the open public
forum at each meeting. Members will receive no monetary compensation nor have power to vote
or make motions. Members must be 21 years of age and a resident of the city for at least 30