Department of Civil Rights

Frank Reed, Interim Director

Phone: (612) 673-3012
Fax: (612) 673-2599
TTY: (612) 673-2157

Office Location:
350 S. 5th St., Room 239
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Office Hours:
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday


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Commission on Civil Rights - Resolutions


The MCCR passes resolutions to acknowledge, address, and make comment on social issues or events occurring locally, nationally, or globally that relate to individual civil and human rights.  A collection of recent resolution passed by the MCCR are recorded below.



Resolution denouncing all forms of Islamophobia and anti-Muslim discrimination or harassment

Resolution opposing the federal government's "zero tolerance" immigration policies

Resolution Honoring the 2017 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Mixed Media Contest Winners

Resolution affirming the Commission's commitment to uphold Title 7 for Minneapolis Students

Resolution resolving to continue efforts in representing the people of the City of Minneapolis

Resolution advising Minneapolis City Council and Mayor to Support S.F. No. 3518 in the 2017 Legislative Session

Resolution in support of Best Life Alliance Campaign for Home and Community Based Service Funding Increase in 2017 Legislative Session

Resolution in opposition of the Minnesota Legislature codifying into law binary-based definitions of human biological sex

Resolution in support of the Minnesota State High School Leagues' Proposed Transgender Athlete Policy

Resolution opposition to the Use of Offensive Native American Team Names and Logos Within the City of Minneapolis

Resolution in opposition to the proposed amendment to the Minnesota Constitution banning same sex marriage in the state of Minnesota (pdf)

Resolution honoring the 2012 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Essay Contest Winners



Last updated Dec 21, 2020



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