Agenda: Human Relations Commission meeting – 9/17/20

6:00pm, at the Lansing Municipal Court Complex (not the library) Please note that, due to COVID-19, the Human Relations Commission will be temporarily meeting at the Courthouse within the Lansing Police Department, 2710 170th Street in Lansing, Illinois. This will remain in effect throughout Stage 4 of the Restore Illinois plan. All residents are welcome … Read more

Common Ground launch event a success

Race relations program starts with in-person intro meeting By Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (August 21, 2020) — Common Ground: Lansing Edition launched Thursday, August 21, with most of the participants gathering in-person to meet their partners, introduce themselves to the group, and learn some best practices for their monthly meetings. Common Ground is a program … Read more

Agenda: Human Relations Commission meeting – 8/13/20

6:00pm, at the Lansing Municipal Court Complex (not the library) Please note that, due to COVID-19, the Human Relations Commission will be temporarily meeting at the Courthouse within the Lansing Police Department, 2710 170th Street in Lansing, Illinois. This will remain in effect throughout Stage 4 of the Restore Illinois plan. All residents are welcome … Read more

Human Relations Commission working to launch pilot race relations program

“Common Ground: Lansing Edition” to be submitted for approval by HRC, then Village Board by Melanie Jongsma Disclosure: In addition to reporting on this topic, Melanie Jongsma is serving on the Common Ground Committee, which reports directly to Lansing’s Human Relations Commission. LANSING, Ill. (July 29, 2020) – It was February of this year when … Read more