- Area(s) of Focus: Community Health & Civic Life, Economy, Education
- Key Indicator(s): Grocery Stores and Produce Vendors (per 10,000 population), Group Membership (% of adults 18 and over involved in social, civic, sports, and religious groups), Primary Care Providers (per 100,000 population), Violent Crime (per 100,000 population), Poverty (% of population below poverty line), Households Spending Less than 30% of Household Income on Housing (%), Associates Degree or Higher (% of adults 25 and over)
- State(s): New York
The Metropolitan Council is the regional policy-making body, planning agency, and provider of essential services for the Twin Cities metropolitan region. The Council’s mission is to foster efficient and economic growth for a prosperous metropolitan region.