Reminder: Deadline for Brooklyn Center financial commission opening is Dec. 17

The Brooklyn Center Financial Commission is seeking one volunteer member to fill a vacancy for a three-year term. Requirements to serve on the commission include residency in Brooklyn Center and an interest in the financial operations of the city.

The financial commission assists the city council in evaluating and developing fiscal policies, fiscal procedures, mayor and councilmember total compensation, budget and capital matters. The commission includes a chairperson and six members.

The financial commission meets at 6:30 p.m. on the third Thursday of the month as well as in joint session with the city council during the budget planning process.

Applications may be submitted at Brooklyn Center City Hall, 6301 Shingle Creek Parkway, online at, or by contacting City Clerk Sharon Knutson at 763-569-3306 or [email protected]

The deadline is Monday, Dec. 17.