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Donald R. Logan, ​Director      

Our Mission

To create an inclusive and equitable environment where everyone is valued.  

Our Vision

To eliminate discrimination by fostering a spirit of caring, collaboration and commitment through fair and transparent services.   

We work in a variety of ways to achieve our mission and vision:

  • Compliance & Enforcement Division investigates discrimination complaints Read more
  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliance Read more
  • Business Relations Division certifies firms as small and disadvantaged businesses Read more
  • Commissions Supported by EOD are the Human Relations Commission (HRC), Mayor's Commission on Disability Issues (MCDI), and Phoenix Women's Commission (PWC) Read more


Discrimination ​Complaint Questionnaires

Small Employer Employment DiscriminationPublic Accommodations DiscriminationCity of Phoenix Employee DiscriminationHousing Discrimination

Formularios para presentar quejas​

Discriminación laboral - pequeños empleadoresDiscriminación en lugares públicosDiscriminación de vivienda

Statements of Commitment

Statement of Commitment to Customers

Declaración de compromiso al cliente

Register for Free Webinar's
Future Webinar's to be hosted by the Phoenix Women's Commission: 
  • September 2021 - Mental Health Awareness 
  • December 2021 - Salary Negotiations and Pay Equity​
 UPCOMING EVENT:  ADOT DBE & Small Business & Transportation Expo
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Contact Us​

Investigation of Discrimination Complaints: 602-262-7486
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliance: 602-262-7486
Small & Disadvantaged Business Enterprises Certification: 602-262-6790
City and Federal Goals Compliance: 602-262-6790
Staff Support for Commissions:  602-534-1279
EOD is located at 200 W. Washington St., 15th Fl., Phoenix, 85003 

Voice:  602-262-7716, Fax:  602-534-1124, TTY: Use 7-1-1,  Email 



 

 

2022 Disability Awards Call for Nominationshttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/equal-opportunity/527Equal Opportunity5/9/2022 9:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/527/Newsroom_EOD_025.jpg2022 Disability Awards Call for Nominations<div class="ExternalClassBA8382EDB86440A79E6F66D02F399B3E"><html> <p></p><p>Recognizing ability, advocacy, accessibility, and achievements since 1993, the Mayor's Commission on Disability Issues and the City of Phoenix are proud sponsors of the Disability Awards and Recognition Event (D.A.R.E.). <br></p><p>The annual event honors individuals, organizations and businesses for their dedication and service to the disabled community. The ceremony also recognizes those committed to improving the quality of life of all residents and visitors of Phoenix. The goal is to inspire others to emulate the honorees and provide inclusivity for the community.</p><p>Award categories include Architectural, Business, Community Service, Outstanding Educator, and the Det. Olsen Lifetime Achievement Award.</p><p>Award nominations need to be submitted <a href="https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=XGm5lg5PvUKK37p1V2A0a8dCr72llv1Cj74wxYXqWblUQlY3QUU0VkpFT1NMV001NzVIOVdMSjRYTC4u" target="_blank">online</a> by July 31.</p><p>For more information, call 602-534-1279.​<br></p><p><br></p></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/eodNewsequal-opportunity
April is National Fair Housing Monthhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/equal-opportunity/2297Equal Opportunity4/1/2022 4:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2297/Newsroom_EOD_024.jpgApril is National Fair Housing Month<div class="ExternalClass443CE2C446CF427DB59A3BAC39E43AC7"><html> <p>The Equal Opportunity Department, the Southwest Fair Housing Council and the nation are celebrating National Fair Housing Month. </p> <p>The Fair Housing Act prohibits discrimination in the sale, rental, financing and other housing-related transactions based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, and familial status. The Phoenix City Code also prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity or expression. </p> <p>For free Fair Housing workshops or to file a complaint, call the Equal Opportunity Department at 602-262-7486.  ​<br></p> <p> <br> </p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/eodNewsequal-opportunity
Believe in the Dream MLK Virtual Celebration 2022https://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/equal-opportunity/2203Equal Opportunity1/14/2022 5:00:00 PMhttps://youtu.be/T94shSVkAzUBelieve in the Dream MLK Virtual Celebration 2022<div class="ExternalClassB99A2E50E28C440CBE36FFA3415D652C"><html> <p>Thanks for joining us for the virtual MLK Awards Celebration “Believe in the Dream." </p> <div> <p>The winners of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Living the Dream Awards, and the Calvin C. Goode Lifetime Achievement Award are honored for their lifelong commitment to creating a compassionate and socially just community.</p> <br> </div> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/eodVideoequal-opportunity
Join Us to Celebrate the 2022 Regional Unity Walkhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/equal-opportunity/276Equal Opportunity1/13/2022 11:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/276/Newsroom_EOD_018.jpgJoin Us to Celebrate the 2022 Regional Unity Walk<div class="ExternalClassF58DFA00B26944C3AB17E11E8261C7FA"><html> <p>​In honor of the 19th Annual Regional Unity Walk, the cities of Chandler, Fountain Hills, Gilbert, Guadalupe, Mesa, Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe are coming together to celebrate this year's “Unity Walk: Strengthening Connections," from Jan. 4-31, 2022.<br></p> <p>Each city has contributed to a calendar of signature events, festivals, performances and more for the community to experience throughout January 2022. Most of the offerings are accessible without going indoors, so it’s a safe activity to enjoy as a family outing, date night or even to escape your neighborhood to explore a nearby city.</p> <p> ​View the<a href="https://regional-unity-walk-tempegov.hub.arcgis.com/" target="_blank"> <strong>calendar of events</strong></a> for a month full of options located in each one of the participating cities. </p> <p>Learn more about the 2022 Regional Unity Walk in this <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FZZvBmr_c_U" target="_blank"><strong>video message </strong></a>featuring Valley mayors. </p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/eodNewsequal-opportunity
Let Us Know What Topics are Most Impactful to Youhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/equal-opportunity/1476Equal Opportunity1/13/2022 9:30:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/1476/Newsroom_EOD_014.jpgLet Us Know What Topics are Most Impactful to You<div class="ExternalClassF3DE5525B4354D02AFBF4005198C9BAF"><html> <p>​The city of Phoenix Women's Commission (PWC) and the Equal Opportunity Department are organizing free, virtual and in-person programs for 2022. They would like to hear your ideas and comments on the topics that are most impactful to you. Your answers will help them determine what topics to present. </p> <p>Please provide your ideas and feedback by completing this five-question<strong> </strong><a target="_blank" href="https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=XGm5lg5PvUKK37p1V2A0a8dCr72llv1Cj74wxYXqWblUNDFZV1ZCQjYxVVdLUkdBN0xUNzRaQlFBVi4u&wdLOR=c1AAB5BEE-6CB7-4676-B494-C048AEBFB90B"><strong>survey</strong></a>.<br></p> <p><em>The </em><a target="_blank" href="/eod/commissions/phoenixwomens"><em>PWC</em></a><em> provides advocacy, leadership and support on issues facing women of all ages to enhance their quality of life. The commission promotes the participation of women in civic and public affairs and advises the mayor and City Council on women's issues.</em></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/eodNewsequal-opportunity


 

2019 Disability Awards and Recognition Event

The Mayor’s Commission on Disability Issues, Equal Opportunity Department and members of the disability community celebrated the 2019 Disability Awareness and Recognition event which honors individuals, organizations and businesses for their dedication to the disabled community.

Watch the videos of this year's award recipients here.

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DBE and ACDBE Program Requirements During COVID-19 Public Health Emergency​​

​Supplemental Guidance.pdf

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City Honored by Diversity Le​​​adership Alliance

The city of Phoenix received a Corporate Award from the Diversity Leadership Alliance for its commitment towards diversity and inclusion.  

The city's PHXRespect campaign creates an inclusive environment where everyone feels valued and respected.   

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