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Houston Commission on Disabilities Meeting will Swear in New Commissioners

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Like Houston, most mayors have a committee for people with disabilities. The committee can usually be accessed at the mayor’s website. (license)

The Houston Commission on Disabilities will meet from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 10.

According to the mayor’s website, “The Commission is responsible for advising and making recommendations to the mayor, City Council, department directors and the individual designated by the mayor to head the Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities.”

The month’s agenda includes the swearing in of seven new commissioners. Michael Mcculloch will discuss the possibility of a Disability Pride Parade. There will be time for public comment  after the presentation. The commission meets every second Thursday of the month from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., unless otherwise noted.

ASL interpreters and CART services will be available for the meeting.

The meeting will be held at the Multi-Service Center, 1475 West Gray, and Houston, TX 77019.

Review the meeting agenda here.

Source: Houston Commission on Disabilities

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