The Human Rights Advisory Committee provides advice and actionable recommendations to the Mayor, City Council, and City Manager in their efforts to build and maintain an inclusive community by cultivating awareness, increasing diversity, encouraging sensitivity, promoting equity, and improving relations with various segments of the community.
At least 72 hours before a scheduled meeting, the agenda and related items will be posted. The agenda will also be available in Administration, Parks and Recreation, and Palmdale City Library.
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
Public Attendance at Meetings
As a result of the COVID-19 emergency, and resulting orders and direction from the President of the United States, the Governor of the State of California, and the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health, as well as the City of Palmdale emergency declaration, social distancing guidelines must be followed by all who physically attend the City Council meeting. Councilmembers may choose to participate via conference call.
The Human Rights Advisory Committee is made up of seven members who are nominated by the Mayor and approved by the City Council.
Human Rights Advisory Committee members serve a two-year term.