January 21, 2021
This information will be shared tonight at the City Council meeting during the City Manager's Report. Participate.
City-Wide DEI Initiatives
2021 CITY READ - The Mill Valley Public Library invites community members to join in a conversation about the complicated issues of race in America through two books: Eddie S. Glaude Jr's Begin Again: James Baldwin's America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own, and James Baldwin's The Fire Next Time.
The program includes a curated selection of material, including local history, music, literature, and politics of the time the Library will make available each week. Participate in virtual book discussions or invite the Library to facilitate a discussion at your own book club. Learn more on the Library’s website.
Home Match - Home Match has partnered with the City of Mill Valley on their "House Mill Valley" initiative that connects homeowners with people seeking affordable housing. Recently, they sent out a postcard to Mill Valley residents about the Home Match program and have received an influx of interest. Anyone interested in learning more can find information here.
The Arts Commission
DEI Task Force Report and Recommendations
Staff continues to conduct a high-level sort of the 30 recommendations related to the DEI Task Force's Report and Recommendations.
Staff plans to bring the initial review and Work Plan to Council on February 18.
DEI Initiatives Tracker: Please check out this Resource Page of City Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Initiatives
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