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Address

Mailing Address:

Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center
600 East 4th Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

Office Location:

Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center
600 East 4th Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

MAP

Hours: Mon-Fri  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Contact

County Manager's Office
980-314-2900

​Equity Action Plan

Mecklenburg County Equity Action Plan Overview

The County's Equity Action plan for Fiscal Years 2020-22 is outlined below. The completed detailed action plan can be viewed and downloaded here.

EQUITY GOALSSTRATEGIES

GOAL 1: Infrastructure & Tools

Mecklenburg County employees and resid​​ents have the understanding of and ability to advance equity.

Strategy A: Implement infrastructure for Mecklenburg County employees to understand and commit to advance racial equity within the County government.

Strategy B: Develop skills for Mecklenburg County employees to understand and commit to advance racial equity within the County government.

Strategy C: Build community partnerships and residents’ understanding of racial equity.

GOAL 2: Workforce Equity

Mecklenburg County is a model employer advancing racial equity.

Strategy A: Evaluate the recruitment and hiring process using racial equity lens.

Strategy B: Review and refine HR policies and procedures related to recruitment and hiring using racial equity tools

Strategy C: Increase employee awareness and development opportunities across all salary plans.

GOAL 3: Inclusive Engagement

Mecklenburg County residents are engaged in the community where they live, learn, work and recreate.

Strategy A: Ensure Board of County Commissioners engagement opportunities are accessible to all residents.

Strategy B: Develop the Countywide Inclusive Outreach and Community Engagement Framework

GOAL 4: Health Equity

All residents in Mecklenburg County are healthy.

Strategy A: All Residents receive effective, accessible and satisfactory health services at current and future CRC.

Strategy B: Increase capacity of CRC staff to address services through an equity lens.

Goal 5: Economic Opportunity

Mecklenburg County’s small businesses and non-profits share in the County’s economic prosperity.

Strategy A: Increase Minority/Women-Owned/Small Business Enterprise and Nonprofit businesses participation with Mecklenburg County Government.

Strategy B: Increase access to capital for small businesses owned by people of color.

Goal 6: Criminal Justice

All residents in Mecklenburg County live in a more just and equitable community.

Strategy A: Reduce racial disparities and disproportionality within the Criminal Justice System.

 Final version adopted 6-11-2019

Address

Mailing Address:

Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center
600 East 4th Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

Office Location:

Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center
600 East 4th Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

MAP

Hours: Mon-Fri  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Contact

County Manager's Office
980-314-2900