The Office of Equal Opportunity & Diversity Programs (“EODP”) oversees and manages the City’s equal employment opportunity function and overall compliance with federal, state, and local laws and administrative policies prohibiting employment discrimination.
EODP investigates internal complaints involving employment discrimination and handles charges of discrimination filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Florida Commission on Human Relations, and Miami-Dade County Commission on Human Rights. EODP also acts to prevent or decrease instances of discrimination by developing and implementing instructional programs emphasizing the City's prohibition of discrimination in employment; and highlighting the importance of diversity in the workforce. Additionally, EODP monitors various employee recruiting, selection, and promotional procedures, and is responsible for the City’s fulfillment of certain federal reporting requirements, and provides support to the City's Equal Opportunity Advisory Board and the Miami Commission on the Status of Women.
The City of Miami (City) commits that no person shall be excluded from participation in, or denied the benefits of, or subjected to discrimination on the basis of race, color, religious or family status, sex, national origin, age or disability pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Federal Highway Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Florida Civil Rights Act of 1992 and other nondiscrimination authorities, in any City affiliated program, service, or activity.
The Office of Equal Opportunity/Diversity Programs is located at the City of Miami Riverside Center, 444 SW 2nd Avenue, 6th Floor, # 642, phone (305) 416-1990.
444 SW 2 Avenue, #642
Miami, FL 33130
Tel No: (305)-416-1990
TTY: 711 (Florida Relay Service)
Additionally, any applicant, employee, or constituent has the right to file a charge of discrimination with any federal, state, or local agency. These agencies include:
County: Miami-Dade County Equal Opportunity Board
Stephen P. Clark Center
111 NW 1st Street, Suite 620
Miami, Florida 33128
TTY (Hearing impaired): (305) 72-6093