Human Relations Commission


as needed (meeting times are set at the 1st meeting in January)              


5 members                                             


3 Year Terms

Membership Requirements

Resident or Business Owner in the Municipality of Norristown

General Code   

Ordinance 18-02



The Norristown Human Relations Commission was established in 2018 for the purpose of hearing and processing public complaints on the grounds of discrimination as a means of ensuring equality and equal opportunity for all citizens, regardless of actual or perceived race, color, age, religious creed, ancestry, sex, national origin, handicap or use of guide or support animals because of blindness, deafness or physical handicap of the user or because the user is a handler or trainer of support or guide animals, or because of an individual’s sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression in all matters effecting employment, housing and commercial property and public accommodation, and to safeguard the right of all persons to remain free of discrimination or discriminatory practices in any of the foregoing aspects of their lives.