Human Relations Commission

“To actively promote respect for human rights and cultural diversity, to foster mutual self-respect and understanding, and promote amicable relations among all Adrian residents”.

The Human Relations Commission meets monthly on the 4th Tuesday at 7:00pm, in the City Chambers Building, at 159 East Maumee Street, Adrian, Michigan 49221.  To view agendas and minutes for the Human Relations Commission,  click here.

  • To be a vital resource for information to the Adrian community.
  • To work towards the establishment of a sense of belonging for all members of the community.
  • To foster respect for the differences of others and work to guarantee equal rights for all.
  • To be a catalyst for open discussion and problem solving regarding issues of human rights.
  • To support community-based activities and the expansion of existing programs which promote acceptance and highlights the contributions of diverse groups in the community.
  • To offer educational programs that will contribute to carrying out the purposes and provisions of the Human Relations Commission.
  • To work to ensure equal opportunity for all Adrian residents.
  • To strive to eliminate prejudice, intolerance, discrimination, and combat all forms of bigotry in the community.
  • Investigate discriminatory practices or the denial of full and equal accommodations, including but not limited to employment and housing.
  • To develop research tools to measure and study the impact of the work on community relations.
  • The Human Relations Commission offers the following services and support to Adrian residents:
  • Diversity and Multicultural Competence Training
  • Public Forums
  • Cultural Events
  • Educational Programming including:
    • Film Discussions
    • Lectures
    • Youth Programming
    • Senior Support
Referrals to additional resources and appropriate agencies
Human Relations Commission Brochure
Individuals seeking investigation of discriminatory or prejudicial practices may submit concerns to:

City of Adrian
ATTN: Human Relations Commission
135 E. Maumee St.
Adrian, MI 49221
Human Relations Commission Agendas & Minutes

11/24/20 Regular Meeting Agenda      
11/19/20 Bridging the Divide Discussion Forum Video      
10/27/20 Regular Meeting Agenda       Minutes       Video      
09/22/20 Regular Meeting Agenda       Minutes       Video      
08/25/20 Regular Meeting Agenda       Minutes       Video      
07/28/20 Regular Meeting Agenda       Minutes       Video      
02/25/20 Regular Meeting Agenda      
01/28/20 Regular Meeting Agenda       Minutes