Human Rights & Equal Economic Opportunity
Welcome to the Department of Human Rights and Equal Economic Opportunity (HREEO). HREEO champions justice and equity by confronting issues of discrimination and providing innovative avenues for accessibility and economic opportunities for all residents and businesses. HREEO achieves these goals by consistently delivering quality customer service, being a voice and advocate within the city and metro area, building relationships throughout the community, and enforcing laws.
We welcome you to join our efforts.
The Department of Human Rights & Equal Economic Opportunity is composed of several divisions that perform a diverse array of functions.
- Contract Compliance and Business Development
- Human Rights
- Procurement (Contract & Analysis Services)
- River Print
The Department of Human Rights & Equal Economic Opportunity staffs and partners with the two citizen advisory boards, which work to better inform policy makers.
- Human Rights & Equal Economic Opportunity Commission
- Mayor's Advisory Committee for People with Disabilities
What is HREEO?
Watch the HREEO video and learn more about what we do.
Read the 2015 HREEO Annual Report.
HREEO Publications provides individuals with HREEO event videos and reports.
Earned Sick and Safe Time
Learn more about the city's Earned Sick and Safe Time ordinance.
ADA Accommodations Requests
Contact the ADA Coordinator regarding Americans with Disability Act (ADA) accommodations, grievances, or questions.
Emerging Youth Leaders
Learn more about the partnership between the Department of Human Rights and Equal Economic Opportunity, Saint Paul Police Department, and some of the city's youngest community members.
Upcoming HREEO Event(s):
Hosted by the CERT Program, the workshops assist small businesses in applying for CERT certification. The workshops are held every fourth Wednesday of the month at Rondo Community Outreach Library.
461 North Dale Street
Saint Paul, MN 55103