Newport News Human Rights Commission

  • 12:30 p.m.
  • The third Wednesday of every month
  • Meetings last approximately 1.5 - 2 hours
9 General Public Representatives
(Initially, the 7 incumbent members of the Newport News Community Relations Committee and 2 additional members to be appointed by Council: 1 for a term expiring September 1, 1991, and 1 for a term expiring on September 1, 1990.)

Term of Office
2 consecutive 4-year terms of office

  • None
Safeguard all individuals within the city from unlawful discrimination; preserve the public safety, health and general welfare; further the interests, rights and privileges of individuals within the city; and protect citizens of the city against unfounded charges of unlawful discrimination.