Commission Openings - April, 2019

Spirit of Community Commission and Water, Light and Power Commission applications wanted. Apply today! 

The City of Delano has immediate vacancies on its Spirit of Community Commission and Water, Light and Power Commission. [View commission information]  These positions will be filled through an interview and appointment process undertaken by the City Council. In order to be considered for the position, residents should submit an application. [View application]

Applications can be dropped off at City Hall, sent by mail or email to:

City of Delano
c/o Paula Bauman
PO Box 108
234 2nd Street North
Delano, MN  55328


Questions regarding the openings may be directed to Paula Bauman, Administrative Services Coordinator at (763) 972-4420 or by e-mail at

Information on the Commissions and application can be found below:

  • Spirit of Community Commission. One (1) Vacancy The Spirit of Community Commission is an advisory commission to the Delano City Council. It is charged with the responsibility to study, investigate, and make recommendations regarding health, safety, community involvement and the fair and equal treatment of all persons who are members of the Delano community. Additionally, the commission will promote an atmosphere of mutual understanding and cooperation among community members by building the Spirit of Community and improving public engagement. [Top of page]

    * Full Spirit of Community Commission Position Description
  • Water, Light and Power Commission. Two (2) Vacancies The Water, Light and Power Commission is a statutory municipal commission established pursuant to Minnesota Statutes Section 412.331 through 412.391. In summary, the sections resolve that the Commission shall have jurisdiction and control over the City-owned water, light and power systems, commonly known in Delano as the Delano Municipal Utility (DMU). This includes the water, light, and power facilities, and all apparatus and materials used in operating said facilities. The Water, Light and Power commission shall further have the authority to maintain the water, light, and power system and set rates for usage of said utilities. [Top of page]

    * Full Water, Light and Power Commission Position Description