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2016 Thanksgiving Holiday Observance

The Georgia Commission on Equal Opportunity’s (GCEO) office will be closed in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. Normal business hours will resume on Monday, November 28, 2016. Executive Director and Administrator Melvin Everson, and the GCEO staff wishes you a safe and happy Thanksgiving!

2016 Veteran’s Day Observance

The Georgia Commission on Equal Opportunity’s (GCEO) office will be closed in observance of Veteran’s Day on Friday, November 11, 2016. Normal business hours will resume on Monday, November 14, 2016.

Upcoming GCEO Advisory Board Meeting

In accordance with O.C.GA. 50-14-1 Open Meetings Act, the Georgia Commission On Equal Opportunity Advisory Board will be meeting Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. at The Georgia Commission on Equal Opportunity, 7 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive, S.E., 3rd Floor, Suite 351, Atlanta, GA 30334. The agenda is as follows: Agenda: 1. Approval […]

2016 Columbus Day Observance

The Georgia Commission on Equal Opportunity’s (GCEO) office will be closed in observance of Columbus Day on Monday, October 10, 2016. Normal office hours will resume on Tuesday, October 11, 2016. Thanks!

Labor Day Observance

The Georgia Commission on Equal Opportunity’s (GCEO) office will be closed in observance of Labor Day beginning on Friday, September 2, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. Normal office hours will resume on Tuesday, September 6, 2016. Thanks!

GCEO Advisory Board Meeting-August 2016

In accordance with O.C.G.A. 50-14-1 Open Meetings Act, the Georgia Commission On Equal Opportunity Advisory Board will be meeting Thursday, August 4, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. at Georgia Public Broadcasting, 260 14th St NW, Atlanta, GA 30318. The agenda is as follows: Agenda: 1. Tour of the GPB Offices. 2. Approval of Minutes from the […]

GCEO Mourns Advisory Board Member

On Tuesday, June 14, 2016, after a brief illness, Advisory Board Member, Dr. William “Sonny” Walker passed away. Dr. Walker was a native of Pine Bluff, Arkansas, but he was a longtime resident of Atlanta. He was known to most as a civil rights activist and civic leader committed to improving the lives of others. […]

2016 Independence Day Closing

The Georgia Commission on Equal Opportunity’s (GCEO) office will be closed in observance of Independence Day beginning on Friday, July 1st at 4:00 p.m. Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, July 5th. Executive Director & Administrator Melvin Everson, and the GCEO staff wishes you a safe and festive holiday weekend!

Tour of the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir

The Georgia Commission on Equal Opportunity’s (GCEO) Board of Commissioners and staff enjoyed a tour of the Mandir hosted by Vice-Chair Ritesh (Rick) Desai prior to the Board of Commissioners May 2016 Board Meeting. Open to one and all, the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir was inaugurated in August of 2007 after only 17 months of construction […]

Memorial Day 2016

The Georgia Commission on Equal Opportunity’s (GCEO) office will be closed in observance of Memorial Day beginning on Friday, May 27, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, May 31, 2016.