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Commission on Disability

The Commission on Disability serves as an advisor to the City of Fort Collins City Council on issues relating to citizens with disabilities. In its role as an advocate for citizens with disabilities, the Commission on Disability: develops educational programs to acquaint citizens with issues affecting individuals with disabilities; forms special committees to review and address particular issues; works together with other Boards and Commissions and the City Council to provide recommendations to assure compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the 1990 Americans with Disability Act (ADA), the Fair Housing Act and other legislation relating to persons with disabilities; and serves as ombudsman between City departments, the private business sector, and the community of citizens who have disabilities.

Regular Meeting Schedule:

4th Thursday of each month
12:15 p.m.
Council Information Center, City Hall West
300 LaPorte Ave.

Subcommittees 2nd Thursday of each month (same time and location as regular meetings)

view meeting schedule >> for more information (including exceptions to the regular schedule)

Recommended Qualifications:

A special interest in or sensitivity to the needs of persons with disabilities.

Time Commitment:

10 hours/month

Current Members: Interested in applying?

Council Liaison: Bob Overbeck

Term Expires:
December 31, 2014    Jennifer Arndt and Thomas Klender
December 31, 2015    Rose Luna, Michael Marr
December 31, 2016   Michael Devereaux and Michelle Miller
December 31, 2017    Jeffrey Coon, Leslie Efrid and Hettie Hueber