The Civil Rights Commission consists of five members who must be residents of Urbandale. Members are appointed by the Mayor, approved by the City Council and serve three-year terms. The Commission meets as needed. Meetings are held at City Hall (3600 86th Street). To discuss a Commission item, please contact the City Manager's Office at (515) 278-3900.
Works to prohibit discriminatory practices, whether direct or indirect, which deny any person rights and/or opportunities because of age, race, creed, color, sex, national origin, religion, ancestry, sexual identity and orientation, or disability; and to provide for the execution of the policies embodied in Federal acts to prohibit discrimination; and to promote cooperation between the City of Urbandale, and State and Federal agencies enforcing those acts; and to establish an Urbandale Civil Rights Commission for the accomplishment of such purposes.
Below is the current Civil Rights Commission members: