Department of Civil Rights

Velma J. Korbel, Director

350 S. 5th St., Room 239
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Phone: (612) 673-3012
Fax: (612) 673-2599
TTY: (612) 673-2157

Office Hours:
8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday

Useful Links

Affirmative Action Statistics (MN Department of Employment and Economic Development)

Americans with Disabilities Act

Association for Women Contractors

Community Planning and Economic Development (CPED)

Davis Bacon Act

Disparity Study (pdf)

Disparity Study Program Recommendations (pdf)

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

Hennepin County Small Business Enterprise Program

HUD Section 3

Job Connect


Metropolitan Economic Development Association (MEDA)

Minneapolis Civil Rights Ordinance (MCRO)

Minnesota Department of Human Rights (MDHR)

Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry (DLI)

Minnesota Housing Finance Agency (MHFA)

Minnesota Mechanical Contractors Association (MMCA)

Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority (MSFA)

Minnesota Unified Certification Program (MNUCP)

National Association for Minority Contractors (NAMC)

National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA)

Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP)

Public Works


Small Business Administration (SBA)

Small and Underutilized Business Program (SUBP) Ordinance

St. Paul Human Rights and Equal Employment Office (HREEO)

Women's Business Development Center - Minnesota

Last updated May 25, 2016