Oversees and reviews the appropriate implementation of the New York State Human Rights Law, including allegations of discrimination in the areas of: Employment, Housing, Public Accommodation, Credit, Education, Retaliation and Boycotting/Black Listing; maintains an Affirmative Action component which effectuates the mandatory submissions to various regulatory agencies; monitors the city's workforce in respect to compliance with the various "Equal Employment Opportunity" statutes.
This is a one 3-year-term and all members are appointed by the City Council.
Arlene R. Penn, Chair
Theresa Bowman Smith, Vice Chair
Manuel D. Fernandes, Jr.
Dominic A. Morelli
Lynette M. Phillips
Bishop Nagi F.H. Yousef
City of Yonkers Human Rights Commission
87 Nepperhan Ave, Rm 325
Yonkers, NY 10701