Human Relations Equity Commission

Regular Meetings 

  • 1st Wednesday of each month at 6:00 p.m.
  • 280 W 13 Mile Road
    Police Department Conference Room
    Madison Heights, MI 48071
  • Created Motion 20-190 of July 27, 2020 and amended Motion 20-229 of August 24, 2020
  • 5 members - 2-year terms; 2 alternates; 2 Ex-Officio Non-Voting Council members

Agendas and Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. 

View Past Human Relations Equity Commission Minutes (PDF) 

View Archived Crime Commission Minutes (PDF)

Name  Term Expires Position 
Kymm Clark 11-08-21 Ex-Officio Member without Vote - Council Representative
Emily Rohrbach 11-08-21 Ex-Officio Member without Vote - Council Representative
Sean Fleming 08-31-22 Member-at-Large 
Shawn Force 08-31-22 Member-at-Large
Martha Covert 08-31-23 Member-at-Large 
Cemone Moy 08-31-23 Member-at-Large
Quinn Wright 08-31-23 Chairman
Amanda Stein 08-31-22 Alternate
Kevin Wright 08-31-22 Alternate

Purpose

The purpose of the Human Relations and Equity Commission is to advise the City Council on programs, policies, and activities that promote positive human relations and equitable outcomes and opportunities in all aspects of community life including issues related to or affecting minority communities within Madison Heights, to monitor the policies and practices of the City of Madison Heights with respect to the fair and equitable application.

Creation / Authorization

Membership Information 

Composition

The commission is composed of the following members:

  • 1 Ex-Officio Council Representative w/out vote 
  • 1 Ex-Officio Council Representative Alternate w/out vote
  • 5 Members appointed by City Council

Terms

The five (5) citizen members and two (2) alternate members shall be appointed for a term of two (2) years; however, the initial appointments to the Commission shall be staggered such that three (3) members are appointed to a term of three (3) years; two (2) members are appointed to a term of two (2) years. Vacancies in any term shall be filled by the Mayor and City Council in like manner for the balance of the unexpired term.

Qualifications and desired skillset

Members must be Madison Heights residents with a willingness to progress the City forward in the areas of human relations, equity, race relations, or cultural diversity.

About the Commission 

The purpose of the Human Relations and Equity Commission is to advise the City Council on programs, policies, and activities that promote positive human relations and equitable outcomes and opportunities in all aspects of community life including issues related to or affecting minority communities within Madison Heights, to monitor the policies and practices of the City of Madison Heights with respect to fair and equitable application.

For more information, contact the City Clerk's Office.

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