Board Vacancies

The Scott County Board of Commissioners is looking for interested citizens to serve on the following advisory committees. Members of advisory committees are provided with a per diem and mileage reimbursement for attendance at meetings. If you have any questions or are interested in serving on one of these committees, contact Deb Brazil via email, or at 952-496-8601. For more information regarding a specific committee please click on the links below or to the left. Please note that some of the vacancies have incumbents who are eligible for being reappointed for another term.

Lower Minnesota River Watershed District Board of Managers 

1 vacancy  

There is currently one vacancy on this Board.  The Lower Minnesota River Watershed District Board of Managers provides technical reviews on land development proposals; coordinates its water management responsibilities with local units of government; and furnishes information to local units of government and the public about protecting the District’s special natural resources. The Board has one citizen that represents Scott County. This representative must reside within the Watershed District, which includes portions of Shakopee, Savage, Jackson Township, and Louisville Township. 

Scott Watershed Management Organization (WMO) Planning Commission 

1 vacancy 

Currently, there is one at-large vacancy on this Commission.  The Scott WMO Watershed Planning Commission reviews and makes recommendations on the Comprehensive Water Resource Management Plan, budgets, and program priorities; the implementation of the Comprehensive Water Resource Management Plan; and associated program goals and projects.  The commission consists of seven members representing specific watershed areas.  This Board meets on the fourth Monday of each month at 4 p.m.

Commissioner Districts

District 1, Commissioner Barb Weckman Brekke

The cities of Belle Plaine, Jordan (precincts 1 and 2), New Prague (precinct 2), and Shakopee (precinct 5); and Belle Plaine, Blakeley, Helena, Jackson, Louisville, St. Lawrence, and Sand Creek Townships

District 2, Commissioner Tom Wolf

The cities of Elko New Market and Prior Lake (precincts 2 and 3); and Cedar Lake, Credit River, New Market, and Spring Lake Townships.

District 3, Commissioner Michael Beard

The city of Shakopee, precincts 1 - 4, 6 - 8 , 12A, and 12B.

District 4, Commissioner Dave Beer

The cities of Prior Lake (precincts 1, 4, 5, 6A, 6B, and 7) and Shakopee (precincts 9, 10, 11, and 13).

District 5, Commissioner Jon Ulrich

The city of Savage.