Dept. of Civil Rights Moves Ahead

By: NBC 15
By: NBC 15

The plan to create a Department of Civil Rights in the city of Madison moves another step forward.

The proposal received bi–partisan support at the Board of Estimates meeting Monday night, passing easily on a four–to–one vote.

Last year, Mayor Dave Cieslewicz proposed combining the Affirmative Action Commission and the Equal Opportunities commission.

The full council will take final action on the proposal June 21st.


NBC15 615 Forward Drive Madison, Wisconsin 53711 Business: 608-274-1515 Newsroom: 608-274-1500
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 1630416 - nbc15.com/a?a=1630416
Gray Television, Inc.