FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 26, 2011
Contact: Allan Lazo, HRC Chair (503) 201-5417
NOTICE OF HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION MEETING
Date: November 2, 2011
Time: 4:00-7:30 PM (Please note extended meeting time)
Location: 5135 NE Columbia Blvd, Portland OR 97218 (PLEASE NOTE SPECIAL ONE TIME LOCATION)
To celebrate Native American Heritage month during November and to recognize the efforts of Portland's Native American Youth and Family Center to preserve human rights and dignity for all communities, the City of Portland's Human Rights Commission will hold its November monthly meeting at the NAYA Family Center.
In addition to the commission's regular business, the meeting will provide space to receive public comment from the community as well as for listening to and dialogue with the community.
The City of Portland will gladly accommodate requests for an interpreter or an assisted listening device for people with hearing impairment, or make other accommodations that further inclusivity. Please make your request at least 48 hours before the meeting to 823-4429. (TTY 503-823-6868).
I have posted all their monthly meetings online in video format here:
The Human Rights Commission meets in a wheel chair accessible facility.