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Human Rights Commission

Advises the City Council on ways to: Promote awareness, recreation, employment, legislation, education, accessibility, and participation of and for minority groups, including persons with disabilities; remove any inequalities that pertain to minority groups and the disabled in such areas as housing, recreation, education, employment, law enforcement, services, and accessibility; encourage participation by minority groups and disabled persons in City programs.  A complete membership roster is available.

2019 Essay Contest.  The Commission will once again hold an Essay Contest for Kirkwood High School Students who are juniors during the 2018-2019 school year.  Read the press release with full details here



Annual Report 2017
Read the winning Essay Contest essays from 2016-2017 here
Disabilities Survey Report and Recommendations 2016 <-- This document may take a minute to download. Annual Report 2016 
HRC Second Quarter 2016 Report Essay Contest 2017: Rules
Strategic Plan 2017
HRC First Quarter 2016 Report Strategic Plan 2016 Winning Essays 2016

2015 Human Rights Commission Annual Report (PDF)

Annual Report 2015 in RTF for the visually impaired

Human Rights Commission Winning Contest Essays for 2015

Human Rights Commission Annual Report - 2014 (PDF)

Annual Report 2014, in RTF for visually impaired

2013 HRC Annual Report (PDF)

Annual Report in RTF


2012 Human Rights Commission Annual Report (PDF)

Annual Report in RTF

2011 Human Rights Commission Annual Report (PDF only)


Kirkwood Konnect (formerly Citizen Action Center). Click here to make a comment or request or send an inquiry to City administration

Status Report for DOJ Agreement: Updated Sept 2012 (PDF)

Click here for: RTF format

Summary of Meacham Park Focus Group Findings (PDF)

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Human Rights Commission - End-of-Year Report 2010 (PDF)

Summary from Human Rights Commission Retreat (PDF)


Kirkwood Police Department Brochure: "Citizens' Guide to Making Inquiries, Commendations, and Complaints" (PDF)


Mediation Agreement

Supporting Documents to Mediation Agreement 

Human Rights Commission Ordinance, passed July 15, 2010






























2018 MINUTES:    
May 8, 2018 (PDF)   RTF
April 10, 2018 (PDF)   RTF
March 13, 2018 (PDF)   RTF
February 13, 2018 (PDF)   RTF
January 9, 2018 (PDF)   RTF
2017 MINUTES:    
December 12, 2017 (PDF)   RTF
November 14, 2017 (PDF)   RTF
October 10, 2017 (PDF)   RTF
September 12, 2017 (PDF)   RTF
July 11, 2017 (PDF)   RTF
June 13, 2017 (PDF)   RTF
May 9, 2017 (PDF)   RTF
April 11, 2017 (PDF)   RTF
March 14, 2017 (PDF)   RTF
February 15, 2017 (PDF)   RTF
January 10, 2017 (PDF)   RTF