Michigan Civil Rights Commission to Meet Tuesday, April 17 in Detroit

Contact: Vicki Levengood 517-241-7978
Agency: Civil Rights

April 13, 2018

Lansing – The Michigan Civil Rights Commission will hold a special meeting at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, April 17, at the MDCR Office, 3054 W. Grand Boulevard, Suite 3-600 Cadillac Place, Detroit, MI 48202.

Commissioners will discuss the role and responsibilities of the Commission and its officers, goals and priorities for the Michigan Department of Civil Rights, and dates/times/locations for a series of public hearings on education.

Persons who wish to make public comment can do so at the end of the meeting.

The meeting location is accessible. Paid parking is available nearby at pay station meters, surface lots and ramps.  

If you plan to attend and need accommodations to do so, please contact Shawn Sanford at 313-456-3843 or SanfordS1@michigan.gov by April 16.

The Michigan Civil Rights Commission was created by the Michigan Constitution to carry out constitutional and legal guarantees against discrimination. The Commission is charged with investigating alleged discrimination against any person because of religion, race, color or national origin, sex, age, marital status, height, weight, arrest record, and physical and mental disability.