Public Notice - September 30, 2020 Civil Rights Commission Meeting

Contact: Vicki Levengood levengoodv@michigan.gov

Michigan Civil Rights Commission

Notice of Public Meeting on September 30, 2020

Wednesday, September 30, 2020, 5:00 P.M.
This meeting will be held virtually
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The Michigan Civil Rights Commission will be meeting virtually using videoconferencing on Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at 5 PM.  This meeting was rescheduled from September 28, 2020 in observance of the Yom Kippur Holy Day.  This meeting is being held virtually in accordance with Governor Whitmer's Executive Order 2020-154, which provides temporary authorization of remote participation in public meetings and hearings and temporary relief from monthly meeting requirements for school boards, which allows electronic meetings for legislative bodies.

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:

https://zoom.us/j/91061713153?pwd=ZmlSeld0dmNpSyt2N2FpbTVkSFBsUT09#success

Passcode: 676507

Via Phone: To participate by phone, call one of these numbers: 

US: +1 646 558 8656  or +1 301 715 8592  or +1 312 626 6799  or +1 669 900 9128  or +1 253 215 8782  or +1 346 248 7799 Webinar ID: 910 6171 3153 Passcode: 676507

Via Facebook Livestream:  https://facebook.com/midcr

Via You Tube Livestream:  click this link below:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XopWHdSax9E&feature=youtu.be

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

  1. Telephone participants: Raise your hand by pressing *9
  2. Web participants: Raise your hand by clicking raise hand in the application or pressing
    1. Windows computer = [ALT] + [Y]
    2. Apple computers = [OPTION] + [Y]

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

  • You will be called on in the order in which your hand is raised.
  • All time limits set by the meeting Chair will still be enforced.
  • Any hands raised after the Chair ends submission of public comments will not be able to speak at the meeting.

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

During the meeting, members of the news media 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 at least two (2) business days prior to the meeting. 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.