Apply by June 14 for a Seat on the Charter Commission

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Apply by June 14 for a Seat on the Charter Commission

There is currently one open seat on the Charter Commission. If you're interested in serving on the commission, please submit an application to the City Clerk by JuNE 14, 2024. completed Applications may be mailed or delivered to city hall at 3989 CENTRAL ave ne or  emailed to


The City Charter enables the City of Columbia Heights to be a self-governing city under the municipal home rule provisions of the Constitution and Statutes of Minnesota. The Charter Commission is charged with keeping the City Charter current under procedures authorized by state statutes. The Charter Commission must have not more than fifteen and not less than seven members, which are appointed by the Chief Judge of the Tenth Judicial District. They are appointed for four-year terms.

The City Charter can be found here.

  • 7 pm
  • Meets quarterly on the third Thursday of the month (January, April, July, and October); special meetings are held as needed.
  • Meetings are held in the Shared Vision Room at City Hall unless otherwise noted on the meeting agenda

Agendas, Packets, & Minutes
Agendas and Packets are available prior to the meetings and can be found here. Minutes are also available following approval.

Application here