Boards & Commissions

Boards & Commissions

The City of Willmar has several boards and commissions that guide the City Council on various topics and issues. Board & Commission members are volunteers appointed by the City Council following an application process. Members typically serve three-year terms that begin on January 1. Citizens are encouraged to apply for a Board or Commission opening using our online application system. View Vacancies

Apply for Board/Commission

What's Involved

  • Serving on a board, commission, or committee allows you to participate in local government and serve your community. 
  • You may want to start by attending a meeting of the body to which you are considering applying.
  • Term Length: Most members are appointed to serve, without pay, for three-year terms. 
  • Time Commitment: Bodies meet with different frequencies, typically once a month. Some may require more than one meeting a month in certain circumstances. Additional time may be needed to prepare for each meeting.
  • Boards, commissions, and committees act under the policies and ordinances of the City Council.

Board or committee NAME
County/City Economic Development Commission
Pioneerland Library System
Planning Commission
Willmar Citizens Cable Advisory Committee
Zoning Appeals Board

Documents & More
Board & Commission Agendas, Minutes, and other information are available online as provided.
To view these files visit Agendas | Minutes | Videos and select a specific year from the sidebar to the left.

Visit the City Calendar for a schedule of upcoming City Council meetings.