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.

The Department of Human Rights & Equal Economic Opportunity staffs and partners with several advisory boards, which work to better inform policy makers.   

What is HREEO?  

Watch the HREEO video and learn more about what we do. 

HREEO Publications

Read the 2015 HREEO Annual ReportHREEO 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 HREEO, the Saint Paul Police Department, and some of the city's youngest community members. 

Upcoming HREEO Event(s):

Central CERT Certification Workshops 

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