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City of Bloomington, Indiana – John Hamilton, Mayor

Commission on Hispanic and Latino Affairs (1 Vacancy)

Information

Type seated
Year Formed 2007
Statutory Name Commission on Hispanic and Latino Affairs
Website https://bloomington.in.gov/boards/hispanic-latino-affairs
Video Archive
Email latinoprograms@bloomington.in.gov
Phone Number 812.349.3860
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The Commission on Hispanic and Latino Affairs works to identify and research the issues which impact the Hispanic and Latino populations in Bloomington, especially in the areas of health, education, public safety and cultural competency.

The Commission's responsibilities include:

  • Develop action committees addressing the challenges of members of the Hispanic and Latino populations in the areas of education, health, employment and public safety
  • Serve as a catalyst to promote positive public and private remedies to the multi-faceted issues confronting Latinos and Hispanics in our community and the resulting effects on the entire community
  • Network with like-minded groups and local organizations to share ideas and information and to collaborate on projects where appropriate
  • Celebrate Latino and Hispanic history and contributions to the Bloomington community and in the United States

Meeting Schedule

All Commission meetings are open to the public and are held the last Wednesday of every month at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall.

Statute Citation

Department

Community and Family Resources

Liaisons

Departmental Josefa Luce
Legal Barbara McKinney