Forest Park Diversity Commission to discuss what its diversity focus should be
The Forest Park Diversity Commission will discuss what the commission's diversity focus should be at its next meeting 7 p.m. July 28, in the Lower Level of Village Hall, 517 Desplaines Ave.
Established in 2016, the Diversity Commission aims to be a resource for experience and information on diversity issues and serve in an advisory capacity to the mayor and Village Council. It will help enrich the social and intellectual life of all residents through educational and social programs. It shall facilitate awareness and promote the understanding and acceptance of all people, especially those who have different racial, religious and/or ethnic backgrounds, sexual preferences, physical limitations, gender, educational and economic levels.
Below is the agenda for this meeting, as provided by the commission.
Commission/Board/Committee Name: Diversity Commission
Date of Meeting: July 28, 2016
Time of meeting: 7 p.m.
Location of Meeting: Lower Level of Village Hall, 517 Desplaines Avenue, Forest Park, IL 60130
Approval of minutes from the meeting of 6/23/16
1.Overview of Duties: selection of secretary
1. Establish voting procedures
2. Define diversity focus for commission
3. Create response to recent diversity and anti-discrimination events