Boards & Commissions

The City Council receives advisory reports and recommendations from several citizen commissions. These commissions are appointed by the City Council. All commission meetings are open to the public and most are held in the Council Chambers at City Hall.

City of Waconia residents interested in any of the vacancies are encouraged to contact City Hall for additional information. Application forms are available here or at City Hall.
  1. Commission on Aging

    The Commission on Aging serves as an advisory body to the City Council in addressing the special needs of the people aging in Waconia.

  2. Parks & Recreation Board

    The Parks and Recreation Board reviews current and future community park and recreation needs, programs and facilities, and recommends action to promote the implementation of the city’s park, trail, and recreation plans.

  3. Planning Commission

    The Planning Commission reviews requests and applications to ensure compliance with the city’s land use regulations and comprehensive plan.