Special congratulations to the 9 Councilors who pledged to accomplish six simple things of special importance to people with disabilities:
- Publish summary statistics about the HRM workforce, across job classifications and pay grades, and ensuring privacy rights, showing the breakdown by
- nature and severity of disability
- ethnic and racial categories
- "Event organizers welcome people with disabilities as observers and participants. If disability accommodations (e.g., communication access, alternate formats) are needed to participate fully in this event, please contact event organizers at [phone number and email address]. "
The 9 are:
In the coming days, we will work with these nine good advocates to assure fair treatment of people with disabilities.