Human Relations Commission
The Fargo Human Relations Commission works to promote acceptance and respect for diversity and discourages all forms of discrimination.
The committee consists of nine volunteer members who are nominated by the Mayor and appointed by the City Commission. Each serves a three-year term. The Human Relations Commissioners represent a broad range of racial, religious, ethnic, social, economic, political and professional groups.
Meeting Schedule and Location
The Commission meets on the third Thursday of each month at 12 p.m. in the City Commission Room, City Hall, 200 3rd Street North. A public comment period is provided at 12:30 p.m.
Commission sub-committees meet at various times during the month. The public is also welcome to attend these. For a schedule of these meetings, contact the Planning Office at 701-241-1474.
Meetings are broadcast live on TV Fargo channel 12 (Cable ONE digital channel 56) and can be seen live by video stream on www.cityoffargo.com/streaming. They are rebroadcast each Thursday at 12 p.m.
People with disabilities who plan to attend the meeting and need special accommodations should contact the Planning Office at 241-1474 or TDD at 241-8258. Please contact us at least 48 hours before the meeting to give our staff adequate time to make arrangements.
Human Relations Resources
Ordinance creating the Fargo Human Relations Commission
Application to apply for City of Fargo Human Relations Commission Sponsorship Funds (pdf) (word)
2015 Human Relations Award Nomination Form (fillable)
2015 Human Relations Award Nomination Form (pdf)
Past Human Relations Award Recipients