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The Human Rights Commission is designed to enforce Bloomington's Human Rights Ordinance in a fair and timely manner, to educate community members about their rights and responsibilities under various civil rights laws, to raise awareness on all human rights issues, to ensure that contractors and subcontractors on city jobs pay employees applicable common wages, to ensure that the City, as an employer, governmental entity and provider of public accommodations, complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and to provide the community with information about the ADA. The BHRC can be reached at 349-3429 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Commission's e-mail address is


Appointee Appointed by: Term Expiration Date:
The Mayor 1/31/18
Beth Applegate The Mayor 1/31/18
Pete Giordano The Mayor 1/31/17
Carolyn Calloway-Thomas The Mayor
William Morris Common Council 1/31/17
Valeri Haughton-Motley Common Council 1/31/18
Byron Bangert Common Council 1/31/18