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Human Rights Commission

 

Purpose:

The Commission's purpose is to promote and secure mutual understanding and respect among all economic, social, religious, age, ethnic, sexual, and racial groups in the city, and shall act as conciliator in controversies involving intergroup and interracial relations. The Commission shall cooperate with federal, state, and other city agencies in an effort to develop harmonious intergroup and interracial relations and shall endeavor to enlist the support of civic, religious, labor, industrial, and commercial groups and civic leaders dedicated to the improvement of intergroup and interracial relations and elimination of discriminatory practices.

 

Membership:

 

Member Position Term Expires
SG Carthell Chair/Treasurer 12/10/2018
Linda Cherry Council Representative 10/24/21019
Peggy Munke   12/10/2018
Doris Saunders   11/13/2017
Jane Shoemaker Council Representative 01/26/2020
Gerald Washington   10/24/2017
Vacant    
Vacant    

 

Meetings:

   Location:                    City Hall
   Address:                    104 North 5th Street
   Date and Time:         2nd Monday of each month at 4:00 p.m.

If you have an interest in serving on the City of Murray Human Rights Commission please complete an application by clicking here or if you would like more information regarding the ommission contact us at humanrightscommission@murrayky.gov

 

Additional Information:

 

Upcoming Events - Community Day in the Park August 19, 2017
Human Rights Commission Ordinance
Human Rights Commission Bylaws
Free Resources for Parents, Students and Teachers on Bullying
Statistics-Bullying in the Schools and in the Workplace
Articles on Bullying - Article 1  Article 2  Article 3  Article 4  Article 5  Article 6  Article 7  Article 8  Article 9
Murray State University, Office of Multicultural Affairs/Color Chronicles covers the City of Murray Human Rights Commission Conference which was on April 16, 2013. To see the youtube video click here.
Human Rights Commission Meeting Agenda - June 12, 2017
Human Rights Commission Meeting Minutes - February 13, 2017
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