Michigan Women's Commission to Hold Virtual Public Meeting April 21, 2021



Posted in accordance with the provisions of P.A. 267 of 1976



Wednesday, April 21, 2021 - 1:00-3:00 PM


The Michigan Women's Commission will meet virtually using videoconferencing on Wednesday, April 21, 2021, at 1:00 PM

This action is being taken in accordance with MCL 15.263a(1)(b)(i) and (ii), which allows a public body to hold an electronic meeting due to a local state of emergency or state of disaster, under an Ingham County Board of Commissioners Resolution extending Ingham County's Declaration of the State of Emergency through April 30, 2021, and City of Lansing City Council Resolution extending a City of Lansing declaration of emergency through April 28, 2021..

Meeting Agenda

The Commission meeting may be viewed in the following manner:

  1. Participate online via Zoom
  2. To participate via iPhone one-tap, use one of these numbers:
  • +13126266799,,97717070609#,,,,*530968# or
  • Webinar ID: 977 1707 0609 Passcode: 530968
  1. To participant via telephone, call one of these numbers:
  • +1 312-626-6799  or +1 646-558-8656  or +1 301-715-8592  or +1 346-248-7799  or +1 669-900-9128  or +1 253-215-8782 
  • Webinar ID: 977 1707 0609 Passcode: 530968
  1. View the meeting via Facebook
  2. View the meeting via YouTube 

Public Comment: To participate at the time of Public Comment, please raise your hand within the Zoom application.

  1. Telephone participants: Raise your hand by pressing *9
  2. Web participants: Raise your hand by clicking raise hand in the application or pressing
    1. Windows computer = [ALT] + [Y]
    2. Apple computers = [OPTION] + [Y]

 To be consistent with how Public Comment is handled for in-person meetings:

  • You will be called on in the order in which your hand is raised.
  • All time limits set by the meeting Chair will still be enforced.
  • Any hands raised after the Chair ends submission of public comments will not be able to speak at the meeting.
  • Comments will not be taken on Facebook or YouTube.

Public comments may be submitted in advance of the meeting by emailing LEO-MIWomensComm@michigan.gov by 5:00 PM on Friday, April 16, 2021. All comments received in advance will be entered into the meeting minutes and may be read aloud by our meeting moderator during the public comment section of the agenda.

Closed captioning will be provided. Persons with disabilities needing other accommodations for effective participation in this meeting should contact the Commission's CEO Cheryl Bergman by phone at 517-249-7777 or by email at LEO-MIWomensComm@michigan.gov by Friday, April 16, 2021, to request visual, hearing or other assistance. Requests received after that date cannot be guaranteed, but efforts will be made to provide the accommodation requested.