Civil Rights Commission, Minneapolis
Carries out the City's human relations policies. Promotes civil rights and enforces the civil rights provisions of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances.
The full commission meets the 3rd Monday of each month. Members also generally also serve on sub-committees and may serve on panels that hear complaints of citizens who allege violations of their civil rights.
21 (a minimum of 6 members and a maximum of 8 members shall be attorneys); 14 are appointed by the Mayor with Council approval, 7 are appointed by Council subject to the Mayor's veto.
The Commission uses the City's open appointment process
Term of Appointment
$35 per monthly meeting
Last updated Feb. 5, 2014