The Commission on Disability Concerns advises and makes recommendations to the City Council; assists City departments and the City Manager in the establishment of essential policies, rules, and regulations relating to compliance with Federal and State disabilities legislation or regulations and on other disabilities concerns and issues as needed; prepares and submits an annual report to the City Manager and City Council; and, takes further actions as may be deemed necessary and appropriate to further the goals of the Commission. (City Code, Chapter 2, Article V, Division 10)
The Commission on Disability Concerns is composed of nine members selected from Tempe residents. Terms are for three years.
Commission on Disability Concerns meetings are usually held at 6:30 p.m., on the first Monday of each month, in the Tempe Public Library, 3500 S. Rural Rd., Tempe.