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Community harmony matters to us all

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Community Relations is the human relations agency for the City of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. The department seeks to enhance community harmony and promote awareness of Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s growing multiculturalism by facilitating community dialogue and meetings, and coordinating resident and organizational coalitions to address community issues and concerns. Community Relations accomplishes this mission by:

  • Addressing discrimination through enforcement of the city’s Fair Housing Ordinance.

  • Collaborating with CMPD to improve police community relations.

  • Serving on host committees for cultural events (MLK Celebration) Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Citywide Birthday Celebration.

  • Serving as mediators during conflict resolution.

  • Ensuring Americans with Disability Act Title I and II compliance citywide.

Our Mission

Community Relations empowers, collaborates, engages and promotes opportunities to create positive outcomes.

Our Vision

Be recognized as a global model in building community harmony by advocating for diversity, equity and access for all.