Advisory Council on the Office of New Americans

About the Councils

The Chicago Commission on Human Relations enabling ordinance establishes five advisory councils to review existing city-wide programs recommend policies that serve their target population and act as a liaison between the City and community organizations.


Meeting Date

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Below find the agenda for Advisory Council meetings.
  1. Call to Order
  2. Membership Check-In
  3. Agreements/Amendments
  4. Public Comment
  5. Policy Presentation
  6. Reports
  7. New Business
  8. Action Item Recap
  9. Close Meeting

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