Edmonds seeks applicants for Equity and Justice Advisory Task Force
Mayor: Racial diversity and geographic diversity are highly valued
Last updated 6/9/2020 at 1:51pm
Last week, Edmonds Mayor Mike Nelson shared his intention to create an Equity and Justice Task Force to help identify and correct systemic and implicit bias and barriers to inclusion and equity within city operations.
The desired outcome would be a set of recommended policies and procedures for the Police Department and City Hall that would address bias and inequities perpetrated on African-American residents, people of color and other minorities within our community.
Today, Mayor Nelson released more details about what the Task Force will look like and encouraged participation.
“I am a...