Community Improvement Commission

The Community Improvement Commission is composed of at least seven (7) members appointed for one (1) year terms with the following duties:

    *    Advise the Council in all matters concerning the cemetery, tree planting and removal, public right-of-way flower boxes and visual              arts. 

    *    Review and recommend to the Council a budget for the operation and maintenance of the  cemetery, tree planting and removal,                public right-of-way flower boxes and visual arts. 

    *    Establish and maintain a five (5) year capital improvement program for the operation and maintenance of the cemetery and public            visual. 

    *    Solicit gifts and contributions to be made to the City for the Woodlawn Cemetery Perpetual Care Fund, flower planting, tree                        planting, public right-of-way flower boxes and public visual arts. 

    *    Receive recommendations and complaints from the public on the operation of the cemetery, public right-of-way flower boxes and              visual arts. 

    *    Study, investigate, counsel, develop and administer a written plan for the care, preservation, pruning, planting, replanting, removal 

          or disposition of trees and shrubs, in parks, along streets and in other public areas.

    *    To establish a process and procedures for submission of proposed public visual arts projects. The Commission should establish                and administer a method to evaluate proposed public visual arts projects for recommendation for approval or disapproval by                    Council. 

    *     Goal of the Commission shall be to support and encourage artistic development and civic participation in undeserved and                         underrepresented segments of the community and to promote cross-cultural exchange and dialogue. 

If you are interested in serving as a member of the Community Improvement Commission, please email the City Office.

Meeting Location

Council Chambers
City Hall
119 2nd Ave. #9
Pipestone, MN 56164

 Phone: (507) 825-3324

Community Improvement Commission

Commission Members
Term Expires
Dan Delaney Member January 2025
Scott Swanson Council Liaison January 2025
Meets 3rd Thursday of every month March - October at 5:15 p.m.

Tree City USA Member #8702514337

Appointments and Committees

Comm Imp Commission Members Wanted