Citizen Participation

The following contains information about the various advisory committees, boards, and commissions that exist in Chisago County. Their purpose is to advise, consult with, or make recommendation to the County Board of Commissioners on a variety of issues that affect the citizens of Chisago County.

Board of Commissioners

Citizen appointments to advisory committees are made by the County Board of Commissioners. Membership requirements vary, and in general, terms are for 2 - 4 years. Most committees meet once a month. Committee vacancies are advertised at various times throughout the year, with board appointments made shortly after each closing date.

Purpose of the Committee

The purpose of an advisory committee is to bring the community perspective, provide advice, and make recommendations to the County Board of Commissioners on issues presented to the committee by the responsible department.

Applications for appointment can be obtained by clicking on the link below or by contacting us.

Additional information concerning advisory committees can be obtained on their websites or by contacting Chisago County Administration.