The Community Relations Commission shall endeavor to bring about and maintain harmony within the Athens community and to avoid, or reduce, intergroup tensions, to promote tolerance and goodwill, and to ensure equality of treatment and of opportunity of all person regardless of race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin or ancestry, marital or familial status, religious belief, age, or disability.
The commission consists of nine members appointed by Athens City Council. Term length is 3 years. Five members constitutes a quorum.
Otchill, Abigail Nanayaa
Schmieding, John (Chair)
McCarey, Micah (City Council Rep)
The commission meets monthly, however, the days/times vary. Please contact the Chair for information.