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Human Relations Commission

  1. Latinos Beyond Reel: Challenging a Media Stereotype

    October 16, 2020, 8:00 AM - October 22, 2020 @ Virtual Streaming Event. Register at http://latinosbeyondreelhollandhrc.eventbrite.com

    Latinos are the fastest-growing segment of the U.S. population, and among the most diverse -- accounting for one-sixth of all Americans and tracing their origins to more than 20 countries. They are also a rising force in American politics. Yet across the American media landscape, from the broadcast airwaves to cable television and Hollywood film, the reality and richness of the Latino experience are difficult to find. In Latinos Beyond Reel scholars, journalists, community leaders uncover a pattern of gross misrepresentation and gross under-representation of Latinos in US news and entertainment media, where Latinos tend to appear, if at all, as gangsters and Mexican bandits, harlots and prostitutes, drug dealers and welfare-leeching illegals. The film challenges viewers to think critically about the wide-ranging effects of these media stereotypes, and to envision alternative representations and models of production more capable of capturing the humanity and diversity of real Latinos

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  2. The Art of Listening (1) LISTENING: THE POWER WORKOUT

    October 19, 2020, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Virtual event. Register at https://theartoflisteninghollandhrc.eventbrite.com

    First in a 3 part virtual series: The Art of Listening: Navigating Difficult Conversations LISTENING: THE POWER WORKOUT Ann McKnight, LMSW, ACSW Is it possible to become stronger, more compassionate, clear and courageous not in spite of but because of how challenging it really is to listen to others? In a time of polarization, upheaval and change, our full presence might just be the best gift we have to bring to our relationships, our family, our workplace, our community, our nation, and the world. Listening is an art we can play with to get us there. This session will help us reflect on the following: Using the spotlight of our attention. Our Best Selves: The 8 C's. What gets in the way of listening well: Fight, Flee, Freeze, Fawn/default mode The Practice of Listening --the mental, emotional and physical stance.

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Streets Division

  1. 20th, 21st & Cleveland Road Work

    March 23, 2020, 7:00 AM - October 30, 2020, 7:00 PM

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  2. E 8th St closed;ChicagoDr-US-31

    October 5, 2020, 7:00 AM - November 25, 2020, 7:00 PM

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  3. 16th St Construction Update

    October 12, 2020, 7:00 AM - October 31, 2020, 7:00 PM

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  4. E 16th St - Phase 3 Construction

    October 12, 2020, 7:00 AM - October 31, 2020, 7:00 PM

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Sustainability Committee

  1. Community Energy Plan Strategic Development Plan Meeting

    October 19, 2020, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ City Hall

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  2. Sustainability Committee (Cancelled)

    October 19, 2020, 5:00 PM @ City Hall

    The October 19 Sustainability Committee meeting has been cancelled. If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to the department of Community & Neighborhood Services at (616) 355-1363 or (616) 355-1330, or by email at cns@cityofholland.com.

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