Equal Opportunity Department (EOD)​​​​

Unity Walk

The Phoenix Human Relations Commission and Valley cities invite residents to participate in a free, Regional Unity Walk Saturday, Jan. 26, to promote mutual respect and understanding.

A free festival at Tempe Beach Park, 80 W. Rio Salado Parkway, will start at 4:30 p.m., and the one-mile walk over the Mill Avenue bridge will begin at 6 p.m.  Attendees can enjoy free t-shirts, refreshments and entertainment.

For more information, call 602-262-6690.


City Honored by Diversity Leadership Alliance

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

The city recently launched the PHXRespect campaign to create an inclusive environment where everyone feels valued and respected.   



Disability Awareness and Recognition Event

Business Award Non-Profit: Daring Adventures

Business Award For-Profit: Bertha's Café

Community Service Award: Disability and Functional Needs Team

Outstanding Educator Award: Dr. Craig Carter

Det. Walter Olsen Lifetime Achievement Award: Dan Martinez

The Mission

The Equal Opportunity Department promotes equal opportunity for city employees and the general public. We work in a variety of ways to achieve our mission:

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



Contact Us​

Investigation of Discrimination Complaints
602-262-7486

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliance
602-262-7486 

Certification of Small & Disadvantaged Business Enterprises
602-262-6790

City and Federal Goals Compliance
602-262-6790

Staff Support for City Commissions (Human Relations Commission, Mayor's Commission on Disability Issues, and Phoenix Women's Commission)
602-262-7716 

EOD is located at:
200 W. Washington St., 15th Floor
Phoenix, AZ  85003
602-262-7716/Voice 
602-534-1124/Fax
TTY: Use 7-1-1 
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