The HRC is now seeking candidates for one regular and one alternate position on the Human Rights Commission. To apply, read the position information on this page, and submit your application (resume and a letter of interest are optional). Selected applicants will be contacted to schedule an interview.
Or, download the printable application: return it, along with your resume and letter, to Melissa Hisel/Human Rights Commission, Lafayette Public Library, 775 W. Baseline Road, Lafayette CO 80026.
Lafayette City Council created the Human Rights Commission (HRC) in 2016. The HRC is committed to evaluating Lafayette City government, programs and processes with an inclusive lens, with a goal of fostering equity, social justice and freedom from fear of persecution based on race, religious belief, country of origin, sexual or gender identity, physical ability or age.
The seven members serve three-year terms. There are two alternate positions.
Meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 7pm at the Lafayette Public Library.
Resident of Lafayette for at least 12 months (prior to appointment)
Attend scheduled meetings
May be required to attend other meetings or volunteer at special events to promote work of the committee.
About the Process
The City of Lafayette posts candidate applications (with personal information redacted) online after the deadline for a position has passed. Full applications and supplemental documents (such as resumes) are available from the City Clerk according to the Colorado Open Records Act.