Board of Water Commissioners


  • 5:00 pm
  • Second Tuesday of each month
  • Room 330, Saint Paul City Hall, 15 Kellogg Blvd., West, Saint Paul, MN

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Current Board members.

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Member Requirements

Board of Water Commissioners

Staff contact: Steve Schneider,

List of Criteria:

  • Seven members consisting of
    • Three City Council members
    • Two resident citizens of Saint Paul who hold no other City office or City employment
    • Two resident citizens of a suburb or suburbs that have water system(s) owned by the board, and shall be appointed as provided for in the water extension agreements in the suburbs
  • St. Paul residency required for City Council members and Saint Paul representatives

St. Paul enabling code applicable to board:

Chapters 85 through 104 of the Legislative Code of the City of Saint Paul, commonly known as the Water Code

Length of term: 4 years


5 pm on second Tuesday of each Month 
Saint Paul City Hall, 15 West Kellogg Blvd, Room 330, Saint Paul, MN

Powers & Duties

  • Operating the Water Utility
  • Preparing budgets
  • Recommending issuance of revenue bonds
  • Recommending water rates
  • Condemning and acquiring land

Vacancies: There are no current vacancies

Apply Today!

1) You can now apply online, visit Online Committee Application

2) Download an Application. You can apply for more than one committee per application. Mayor Coleman encourages applicants to get recommendations from their City Councilmembers. 

Please return applications to

Office of the Mayor
Attn: Peter Grafstrom
15 West Kellogg Blvd
390 City Hall
Saint Paul, MN 55102

Phone: 651-266-8510 
Fax: 651-266-8521 

For a complete list of boards, committees and commissions, please see the list to the left hand side of this screen. For questions about the application process please contact Peter Grafstrom at or call 651-266-8516.