Commission on the Status of Women
Mayor’s Commission on the Status of Women
Monday, April 26, 2021 4:30 PM
Ed Ball Building 1st Floor – Training Room
214 N. Hogan Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
All visitors are subject to a COVID-19 screening upon entering a City of Jacksonville building.
In addition, a mandatory face covering requirement is in place for all public buildings pursuant to Emergency Executive Proclamation 2020-005.
NOTE REQUEST FOR A PACKET MUST BE SUBMITTED IN WRITING TO
BY Friday, April 23, 2021 2:00 P.M.
BOARD PACKETS WILL BE ELECTRONICALLY EMAILED
Within its authority, the Commission shall act to:
Develop a public consciousness of the talents of women, with special emphasis on the utilization of those talents as equal partners in the private, business, governmental and civic community;
Encourage women to become actively involved in matters pertaining to the government and community;
Work toward utilization of capable women in roles of leadership;
Act as a source of information for women including, but not limited to, employment opportunities, education, harassment, and discrimination against women; and
Focus attention on the needs of underserved women and/or women with special needs.
Monday, April 26, 2021
Ed Ball Building
1st Floor – Training Room
214 N. Hogan Street, Jacksonville, FL., 32202
All visitors are subject to a COVID-19 screening upon entering a City of Jacksonville building. In addition, a mandatory face covering requirement is in place for all public buildings pursuant to Emergency Executive Proclamation 2020-005.
Download the MCSW-2021-Calendar.pdf for a full list of upcoming meetings.
For past minutes: Meeting Minutes/Notes
Request meeting packets from Bflorio@coj.net the Friday prior to the meeting by 1:00 p.m.
Aging into Poverty - Dr. Mary Gatta
April 25, 2019
5:00 - 7:30 p.m.
City Hall at St. James Building
117 W. Duval St.
1st Floor, Lynwood Roberts Room
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Dr. Gatta is a profesor of sociology at City University of New York. Her research on economic issues facing women is quite extensive and ongoing. Dr. Gatta is a dynamic speaker with commanding knowledge of the economic issues facing womenof different ages, races, and ethnic backgrounds.She will be presenting a book talk on her latest publication, Waiting on Retirement: Aging and Economic Insecurity in Low-Wage Work (Studies in Social Inequality).
Equal Pay Day
April 2, 2019