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City of Philadelphia


The Philadelphia Commission on Human Relations is organized into two divisions: the Compliance Division and the Community Relations Division.

The Compliance Division enforces the City’s laws prohibiting discrimination (the Fair Practices Ordinance) and investigates claims of unlawful discrimination in three areas: employment; public accommodations, including the delivery of City Services; and housing and real property.

The Community Relations Division helps to resolve neighborhood conflicts, mediates disputes, partners with the community to prevent intergroup tension, and promotes understanding among the city’s diverse populations.

Meetings and Events

  • Dec 08, 2016
    Inter-Agency Civil Rights Task Force Meeting
  • Dec 09, 2016
    Commissioners' Executive Session
  • Dec 16, 2016
    Monthly Public Meeting
  • Jan 12, 2017
    Inter-Agency Civil Rights Task Force Meeting