Hennepin County is seeking volunteers for 28 citizen advisory board openings. Volunteers help set policy on a range of topics, from mental health to education, poverty to workforce needs. Each fall, the board appoints residents to volunteer service positions on advisory boards, commissions, councils and special task forces. Appointees advise commissioners and help set policy.
For more information and to apply, go to hennepin.us/advisoryboards. Applications are due by Dec. 31, 2018. The board will conduct interviews beginning in January 2019.