SouthWest Transit has a seven person Commission that is responsible for oversight of the agency. The Commission is composed of one elected official and one appointed citizen from each city, each serving a three-year term. A rider representative is appointed by the Commission member and also serves a three-year term.

Meetings begin at 6:30 pm and are held at SouthWest Station in Eden Prairie. A work session is held before the meeting from 6:00 to 6:30 pm. Any changes to date, time and/or location are posted in advance and indicated below. Proposed 2014 meeting dates are:

Thursday, January 23
Thursday, February 27 -work session at 6:15; regular meeting begins at 6:45 pm
Thursday, March 27 – see April 10
Thursday, April 10 – combines originally scheduled March & April meetings
Thursday, April 24 – see April 10
Thursday, May 22
Friday, June 13 – special meeting at 7:00 am
Thursday, June 26
Thursday, July 24 (Canceled)
Thursday, August 21
Thursday, August 28
Thursday, September 25
Thursday, October 23
Thursday, October 30
Thursday, December 4
Wednesday, December 17 – 5:30 pm