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Video: Portland Human Rights Commission meeting 10.3.12

The monthly, open to the public meeting of the [PHRC] Portland Human Rights Commission. The meeting is on the first Wednesday of the month at 4:00PM located downtown at 421 SW 6th Ave, Suite 500 Portland, OR 97204
The Oct 3rd meeting was recorded and is available here:
 http://youtu.be/OPWoPCGDLAY [2 hours and 45 minutes]

See any of the previous Portland HRC meetings here:

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AGENDA 10.3.12
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421 SW 6th Ave, Suite 500 Portland, OR 97204

Mission: The Human Rights Commission works to eliminate discrimination and bigotry, to strengthen inter-group relationships and to foster greater understanding, inclusion and justice for those who live, work, study, worship, travel and play in the City of Portland. In doing so, the Human Rights Commission is guided by the principles embodied in the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

PROPOSED Human Rights Commission Meeting Agenda

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012

4:00 - 6:30 PM

Office of Equity and Human Rights, 421 SW 6th Ave, Suite 500 Portland, OR 97204

1. 4:00 - 4:10 Welcoming and Gathering

2. 4:10 - 4:15 Approval of Agenda and Minutes

3. 4:15 - 4:30 Presentation/discussion from Sons of Haiti Lodge/

Portland Black History Project

4. 4:30 - 4:40 Public Comment

5. 4:40 - 4:55 HRC Chair/Vice-Chair Elections and Confirmation of

Community and Police Relations Chair Nomination

6. 4:55 - 5:35 Discussion on HRC organizational structure

- HRC organization chart and committee structures

- Discussion of Community Discovery Committee

7. 5:35 - 6:00 CPRC Updates

- HRC discussion regarding DOJ report and ERB ruling

8. 6:00 - 6:20 Committee and Liaison Updates

- Nominating Committee

- Human Rights Award luncheon, Dec. 10th

- Housing Rights Task Force

- Human Trafficking Task Force

- Office of Equity and Human Rights

- Bureau Advisory Committee

- HRC staffing update

9. 6:20 - 6:30 Closing/Announcements/Additional Public Comment

The Office of Equity and Human Rights will validate parking for all community

members attending HRC meetings at the Star Park Garage, located just one

block south from the Office on SW Alder St between SW Broadway and SW 6th Ave.

Entrance to the garage is on SW Alder.

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