Public Notice - June 28 Civil Rights Commission Special Meeting

June 23, 2021

Contact: Vicki Levengood levengoodv@michigan.gov

Michigan Civil Rights Commission

Notice of Public Meeting on June 28, 2021

Monday, June 28, 5:00 P.M.
This meeting will be held virtually.

Pursuant to the Michigan Open Meetings Act, as amended, the Michigan Civil Rights Commission will meet virtually using videoconferencing on Monday, June 28, 2021 at 5 P.M.  

The Commission meeting may be viewed in the following manner:

Via Zoom: To participate online via Zoom, click this link below to join the webinar:

Attendee link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88620224929?pwd=MFAyZThTUU9iMk4xTVdQOEkxZmp0UT09     

Passcode: 065783

To join by phone: 888-808-6929

US Toll-free Conference code: 108652

Public Comment: To participate at the time of Public Comment, please raise your hand within the Zoom application.

Telephone participants: Raise your hand by pressing #2
Web participants: Raise your hand by clicking raise hand in the application or pressing

Windows computer = [ALT] + [Y]
Apple computers = [OPTION] + [Y]

To be consistent with how Public Comment is handled for in-person meetings:

All time limits set by the meeting Chair will still be enforced.

After the Chair ends submission of public comments, members of the public will not be able to speak at the meeting.

All interested persons are invited to be present and be heard as to their views.

Livestreaming:

Facebook: To view the meeting live on Facebook, go to:  https://facebook.com/midcr
YouTube: To view the meeting live on YouTube, go to: https://bit.ly/3lIjOqg

Note on Public Comment: People viewing the meeting on Facebook or YouTube will not have the ability to take part in Public Comment period. If you wish to make a public comment, please join the meeting via Zoom or by telephone.

During the meeting, members of the news media only should direct questions to Vicki Levengood by email at levengoodv@michigan.gov or by phone/text at 517-775-0558.

Those who need mobility, visual, hearing, foreign language, written and/or other assistance for effective participation may request an accommodation by calling 800-482-3604 or e-mail at MDCR-INFO@michigan.gov by Thursday, June 24, 2021. Requests received after that date cannot be guaranteed, but efforts will be made to provide the accommodation requested.  ASL Interpreters have been secured for Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals, and the meeting will be captioned.

AGENDA

  1.  CALL TO ORDER / ROLL CALL - Chair Stacie Clayton
  2.  APPROVAL OF MEETING AGENDA
  3. OPENING MATTERS
    • Welcome - Chair Clayton
    • Public Comment Protocol - Deputy Director Engelman
  4. GUEST PRESENTATION
    • Pride Month Observation: LGBTQ Youth Voices - Dr. Truman Hudson 
    • Michigan Independent Citizens Redistricting Commission - Edward Woods III, Communications and Outreach Director
  5. PUBLIC COMMENT
  6. COMMISSION BUSINESS
    • Personnel Committee Report on Permanent Executive Director Selection Process
    • Next Steps
  7. COMMISSIONER CLOSING COMMENTS
  8. ADJOURNMENT