Human Rights Commission Meeting


2nd Floor Conference Room
51 Inman St.
Cambridge, MA 02139

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  • City Wide


Crystal Rosa


  1. Call to order
  2. Public comment
  3. Review and approval of December 2018 minutes
  4. Executive Director’s Report
  5. December meeting follow up:
  • Baby U – Lead Law/Family Status discrimination – Possible outreach to January-March Saturday classes? Volunteers? [dates/times?]
  • CT Human Rights Cmsn Guidance on Non-discrimination in Hiring Veterans (Kuong Ly) – discussion
  • Universal Declaration of Human Rights Reading 12/10/18 – feedback
  • “Race: The Power of an Illusion” at the CPL?; in collaboration/Civic Unity?; or during FHE?
New Business:
  • CPD Dep. Supt. Steve DeMarco – Hate Crime in Cambridge
  • Votes for CHRC Chair/Vice Chair (or Co-Chairs) for 2019
  • FHO:  awaits Legislative ruling on Home Rule petition
  • Outreach to CRLS Guidance Counselors – they may know about students’ family housing issues?  (Michael K)
  • Potential new sites for CHRC presentations: Cambridge Hospital, Cambridge Libraries, Vet’s Services, CRLS
  • Future Planning
  • CHRC/LGBTQ+ Cmsn Collaboration: Public Accommodations Law Trainings for Licensed Businesses – POSTPONED – Working with License Cmsn to plan outreach to licensees and timing of presentation(s) – later Spring
  • 2019 Fair Housing event – A Saturday [date tbd] in April 2019

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