<br /> A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF LAKE OSWEGO ESTABLISHING A
<br /> DIVERSITY, EQUITY, AND INCLUSION TASK FORCE
<br /> WHEREAS, the City Council has a goal to appoint a task force on diversity, equity, and
<br /> inclusion
<br /> NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Lake Oswego City Council that:
<br /> Section 1. A Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Task Force is established, with the task
<br /> of identifying barriers to participation on the City's boards and commissions, making
<br /> suggestions to reduce those barriers, identifying methods to increase the applicant pool
<br /> for City job openings, and making suggestions on how the City can increase the diversity
<br /> of its applicant pool.
<br /> Section 2. The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Task Force will consist of 10 diverse
<br /> members who support the interests of underrepresented groups in the community, and
<br /> one Council liaison.
<br /> Section 3. City staff shall establish a recruitment process for the task force
<br /> membership based on the recommendation of the ad hoc subcommittee.
<br /> Section 4. The task force shall complete the work identified in Section 1 of this
<br /> Resolution within six months of the effective date of this Resolution, and shall report its
<br /> findings and suggestions to the City Council.
<br /> Section 5. The term of the task force shall extend from its establishment through
<br /> the date it delivers its report to the City Council under Section 4 of this Resolution.
<br /> Section 6. This Resolution shall take effect upon passage.
<br /> Considered and adopted by the City Councilors of the City of Lake Oswego at a regular
<br /> meeting held on the 21st day of May, 2019.
<br /> AYES: Mayor Studebaker, Manz, O'Neill, LaMotte, Nguyen, Wendland, Kohlhoff
<br /> NOES: None
<br /> ABSTAIN: None
<br /> EXCUSED: None �chtiflf
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<br /> Kent Studebaker, Mayor
<br /> ATTEST:
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<br /> Anne-Marie Simpson, City Recorder
<br /> APPROVED A O FORM:
<br /> David Powell, City Attorney