CIB Information

The Capital Improvement Budget Committee is a group of 18 members, appointed by the Mayor using the following criteria:

  • 18 members
  • At least four members shall be appointed from each Minnesota senate district located entirely within the City (64, 65, and 67)
  • At least two members shall be appointed from each senate district located partly within the City (66)

St. Paul enabling code applicable to board:

Admin Code Sec. 57.05

(also required by State law, Sec. 28. Laws 1971, chapter 773, section 2, as amended by Laws 1978, chapter 788, section 2, Laws 1983, chapter 302, section 2, Laws 1988, chapter 513, section 2, and Laws 1992, chapter 511, article 9, section 24)

    Powers & Duties

    • Reviewing and ranking all proposals for physical improvements to public land and buildings
    • Recommending a bi-annual budget to fund capital improvements such as street reconstruction, park improvements, and the renovation of libraries and recreation centers
    • Reviewing all proposed amendments to the approved budget

    For more information on the Long Range Capital Improvement Budget, consult the Capital Improvement Process page.

    Committee Meetings

    Committee Meetings are open to the public and held 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. on the second Monday of each month. Meetings are held at the Rondo Community Library located at 461 Dale St N. (directions)

    Committee Staff

    Nichelle Bottko Woods- 651-266-8876

    Apply to become a member

    Member Requirements

    Size: 18 members

    • At least four members shall be appointed from each Minnesota senate district located entirely within the City (64, 65, and 67)
    • At least two members shall be appointed from each senate district located partly within the City (66)

    Saint Paul Residency: Required Term: 3 years

    Apply today!

    Complete an application online or print one out and mail it in. You can apply for more than one committee per application. Mayor Carter encourages applicants to get recommendations from their City Councilmembers. 

    Please send applications to: 
    ATTN: Noel Nix
    Office of the Mayor 
    390 City Hall 15 Kellogg Blvd.West 
    Saint Paul, MN 55102. Phone: 

    For a complete list of boards, committees and commissions, please see the list to the right-hand side of this screen. For questions about the application process please contact Noel Nix via email at Noel.Nix@ci.stpaul.mn.us, or phone: 651-266-8510

    2023 Committee Agendas and Minutes

    Committee Meetings are open to the public and held 3:30 - 5:30 pm on the second Monday of each month. Meetings are held at the Rondo Community Library located at 461 Dale St N. (directions).

    The 2023 meetings are scheduled for the following dates: January 9, February 13, March 13, April 10, May 8, June 12, July 10, August 14, September 11, October 9, November 13, and December 11. 

    Last Edited: January 11, 2023