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June Commission Meeting: Vikings Stadium Will Increase Business

By the Minneapolis Department of Civil Rights There’s a lot happening at the Minneapolis Department of Civil Rights! At this month’s Commissioners’ meeting, the Department director, Velma J. Korbel, spoke about the Vikings Stadium project. There has been a lot … Continue reading

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New Workforce Goals for Minneapolis Contract Compliance

By Johnnie Burns, Assistant Director – Contract Compliance Exciting and challenging changes are underway in the Contract Compliance Unit! Effective May 1, 2012 workforce participation goals for minority trades workers will be increasing from 11% skilled minority and 11% unskilled … Continue reading

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[UPDATE] One Minneapolis: A Call to Action!

Below are some of the organizations that will have representatives presenting at One Minneapolis: A Call to Action!: St. Paul Department of Human Rights • EEOC • Greater MSP Legal Aid • HUD • Minnesota Housing Finance University of Minnesota • … Continue reading

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From the Source: Contract Compliance Sorts Fact from Fiction

By Johnnie Burns, Assistant Director – Contract Compliance There has been a lot of discussion recently about the Contract Compliance Unit (CCU) in the City of Minneapolis. Some representatives of the “media” have written that we are not doing much … Continue reading

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Disparity Study Brings Big Changes

By Johnnie Burns, Assistant Director – Contract Compliance As some of you may be aware, the Contract Compliance Unit (CCU) is implementing some exciting changes as a result of the 2010 Disparity Study [PDF]. The study concluded that there continues … Continue reading

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