Unified Government creates Advisory Commission on Human Relations and Disability Issues

This new, all-inclusive commission will strive to develop programming that promotes good will, fosters mutual understanding, and encourages respectful and harmonious relations; and discourages prejudice, intolerance, bigotry, disorder, and discriminating practices against individuals and groups in areas including, but not limited to; race, gender, sexual preference or orientation, disability, ethnicity, religion, color, language, national origin, ancestry, or familial or socio-economic status. Having a volunteer organization of diverse community members charged with examining intergroup relations and promoting opportunities to bring people together can benefit our county’s cohesiveness and harmony.

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