Michigan Civil Rights Commission to Meet on Tuesday, August 27 in Detroit

Contact: Vicki Levengood 517-241-7978

Lansing, MI–The Michigan Civil Rights Commission will hold a regular business meeting at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, August 27, 2019, in Suite L-150 of Cadillac Place, 3054 West Grand Boulevard, Detroit, MI 48202.

Commissioners will decide on waiving attorney-client privilege in order to make public an Attorney General opinion in the complaint against MDCR Director Agustin V. Arbulu. They will also receive an update on the status and tentative timeline for completion of a Commission report on their hearings into civil rights and education, and decide on the date and location of the next hearing on conditions for Michigan’s migrant and seasonal farmworkers.

Individuals attending will be given an opportunity for public comment.

The detailed agenda is available here. The Board may, at its discretion, revise this agenda or take up any other issues as needed and time allows.

The meeting location is accessible. Paid parking is available nearby at meters and in ramps. If you plan to attend and need accommodations to do so, please contact Shawn Sanford at 313-456-3843 or SanfordS1@michigan.gov.

The Michigan Civil Rights Commission was created by the Michigan Constitution to safeguard constitutional and legal guarantees against discrimination.

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