April 2, 2013 - The City of Knoxville is seeking nominations for appointments to the Mayor's Council on Disability Issues (CODI). This 21-person advisory council was created to provide direction and guidance to the Mayor and City Council in matters concerning persons with disabilities. Nominees may be a person with a disability, a family member, or a disability-related agency representative.
Representation by people with experience in specific disability communities such as veterans, mental health, amputees, stroke, children and seniors is desired. Preference will be given to a nominee with a disability.
Nominations will be accepted through Tuesday, April 9, at 5:00 p.m., and may be sent to Stephanie Brewer Cook, ADA Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or via fax at 215-2962. For questions about CODI or the nomination process, please call Mrs. Cook at 215-2034 (Voice) or 865.215.4581 (TTY).
Visit http://www.cityofknoxville.org/boards/uc.asp to download a nomination form and learn more about CODI