Tag Archives: MCCR

Apply to serve on an MDCR Commission or Board!

The Department is seeking applicants with a diversity of backgrounds and experiences to strengthen the work of the City by serving on the Minneapolis Commission of Civil Rights, the Police Conduct Oversight Commission, and the Police Conduct Review Panel. All … Continue reading

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Join Us for MDCR Community Filing Day on Oct. 25

By Toni Newborn, Assistant Director – Complaint Investigations The Minneapolis Department of Civil Rights will be holding a Community Filing Day this week. If you have experienced discrimination in Minneapolis within the last year, or if you have questions about the Civil Rights … Continue reading

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Urban League Family Day

By Toni Newborn, Interim Assistant Director –Complaint Investigations Division For more than 20 years the Minneapolis Urban League has hosted a Family Day Celebration to highlight the importance of strong families and build a greater sense of community among African-Americans. What … Continue reading

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National Night Out

By Michael K. Browne, Assistant Director –Complaint Investigations Unit Every summer cities around the state and country organize a National Night Out, where neighborhoods host block parties and community members get to know one another. This is very important because it … Continue reading

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Minneapolis Commission on Civil Rights Springs into Action

By Michael K. Browne, Assistant Director – Complaint Investigations The Minneapolis Commission on Civil Rights held its monthly meeting on March 19, 2012—a beautiful, unseasonably warm spring day.  No longer deterred by cold weather, meeting attendees were packed into the … Continue reading

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Welcome New Executive Committee and Commission Liaison!

By Michael K. Browne, Assistant Director – Complaint Investigations On February 27, 2012, the Minneapolis Commission on Civil Rights (“MCCR”) elected its 2012 Executive Committee. The election took place in the formal Martin Luther King Jr. Conference Room, in City Hall at … Continue reading

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