Portland Commission on Disability monthly meeting is this Friday, March 11
The Portland Commission on Disability (PCOD) monthly meeting is this Friday, March 11, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The meeting is open to the public at the Office of Equity and Human Rights (OEHR), located in the Commonwealth Building’s on the 5th floor, 421 S.W. 6th Avenue in downtown Portland.
There will be an update from OEHR Director Dante James, committee updates, budget overview, policy discussion, and several applications to PCOD being reviewed and voted upon. There is also time set aside for public comment and announcements.
ASL interpretation and real-time captioning will be provided. Other accommodations are available on request. Please notify the commission in advance of scheduled events if accommodations or translations are needed. Because some accommodations take time to arrange, it is suggested to provide at least three business days’ notice. To make requests, file complaints, or for additional information, please contact Nickole Cheron Nickole.Cheron@portlandorgen.gov ; 503.823.4938. Use City TTY 503-823-6868, or use Oregon Relay Service: 711.
The mission of PCOD is to guide the City in ensuring that it is a more universally accessible city for all. The commission was established by City Council resolution in 2008. To learn more about PCOD and its work, visit its web pages on the OEHR website.