The Metropolitan Council has appointed Doug Borglund of Forest Lake to serve on the Livable Communities Advisory Committee (LCAC). The committee is charged with evaluating proposals and making funding recommendations to the Council for grant awards. The LCAC is composed of 12 members and a chair. The committee will begin this month to evaluate applications from eligible communities for Livable Communities Demonstration Account funds. The committee’s recommendations will be reviewed and acted on by the Council later this year or early next year.
Borglund is the community development director and zoning administrator for the City of Forest Lake.