The Mayor's Commission on Disabilities

The Mayor's Commission on Disabilities was created by the City of Baltimore Ordinance #93-237.  For additional information on the Mayor’s Office of Disabilities, visit their website at https://mcd.baltimorecity.gov.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Mayor’s Commission on Disabilities is to:
Work to remove barriers and promote equal rights and opportunities for individuals with disabilities.

Purposes

The purposes of the Mayor’s Commission on Disabilities are to:

  • Assist the City with the accessibility of city facilities, programs, employment opportunities, and services for residents with disabilities.
  • Assist the City in complying with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990.
  • Assist the City in providing information and educational programs for City government, businesses, and industries regarding reasonable accommodations for employment and other issues concerning persons with disabilities.
  • Assist the City with ensuring the implementation of the City’s Master Plan for Accessibility and Universal Design.

Commission Meeting Dates    Agendas  

January 23, 2019                                    PDF icon MCOD Agenda 01 23 19

February 27, 2019                                  PDF icon MCOD Agenda 02 27 19

March 27, 2019                                     ​       No Meeting 

April 24, 2019                                           PDF icon MCOD Agenda 4 24 2019

May 22, 2019

June 26, 2019                                               No Meeting 

July 24, 2019                                             PDF icon Accessibility Awareness Resource Fair

August 22, 2019                                           No meeting  

September 25, 2019                               PDF icon MCOD Agenda 09 20 19

​*October 23, 2019*                                PDF icon MCOD Public Session Agenda 10 23 19

​November 27, 2019

​December - no meeting

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​* October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month

The 2019 theme for National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) is The Right, Talent Right Now   Learn more about the Campaign for Disability Employment's photo sharing campaign and other resources offered by the U.S. Dept. of Labor's Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP).   - U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR. (n.d.). Retrieved from https://www.dol.gov/odep/.

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