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Des Moines Civil and Human Rights Commission
  • Description

    Receives and investigates discrimination complaints, formulates a comprehensive education program to eliminate discrimination, and recommends ways to discourage prejudice. Name changed to the Des Moines Civil and Human Rights Commission , Ord. # 15,283, May 19, 2014, Roll Call No. 14-0779.

  • General Requirements

    GENDER BALANCE REQUIRED - Seven members broadly representative of the community.

  • Membership Term Information

    Three year

    • Term Limits

      Term limits apply

    • Term Expiration

      First Monday in April

  • Meeting Information

    • Meeting Freqeuency

      Second Thursday each month

    • Meeting Time

      4:30 PM

Meeting Location
  • Richard A. Clark Municipal Services Center / Floor Second Floor - Room: Council Chambers
  • 1551 E. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parkway
  • Des Moines, Iowa 50317
City Staff
  • Joshua Barr - 283-4284