Commission on the Status of Women
2nd Monday evening of each month, 5:30 p.m.
Council Chambers, 613 E. Broadway Ave
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The Commission on the Status of Women shall assess and evaluate the needs and issues
of women in the City in order to inform and advise the City Council, City departments
and sections, and other community agencies and organizations of those needs and
issues; recommend programs or legislation to the City Council to promote and ensure
equal rights and opportunities to and for women in the City; to promote education
on issues regarding matters involving the needs of women and to prepare and disseminate
such information; provide outreach information and education that empowers women
to achieve self-sufficiency and self-esteem; maintain an active liaison with groups,
organizations, agencies and individuals in regard to issues related to women; perform
other duties as may be imposed upon the Commission by the City Council by ordinance
The Commission on the Status of Women consists of five voting members who serve
a maximum of two (2) consecutive terms. Members appointed to the commission in October
or November 2009 may serve up to two (2) additional four-year terms after their
initial terms, subject to the provisions of Chapter 2.36.
The term of office for each member of the commission is four (4) years or until
his/her successor is appointed and qualified. The term of each member is coterminous
with the councilmember that nominates that member to the commission regardless of
when nominated and appointed. At the initial appointment of the members in October
and November 2009, the appointments are coterminous with the term of the councilmember
that nominated that member to commission.
Two (2) student ex officio non-voting members serve one year terms and are appointed
by the commission.
The five (5) members of the commission on the status of women shall be electors
of the City of Glendale at the time of their appointment and during incumbency.
The two (2) student ex officio members shall be students at the high school level
or above. The five (5) members of the commission shall be individuals who have exhibited
leadership qualities in the community or other activities relating to the general
welfare of women.
Contact Board/Commission Members
Department: Community Services & Parks
Contact Name: Tereza Aleksanian
Address: 613 E. Broadway, Rm. 120
Glendale, CA 91206
Tel: (818) 548-2000
Fax: (818) 548-3789
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