By Fran Wilson, Staff Writer
HARTFORD — April will be Fair Housing Month in the Hartford.
And Mayor Pedro E. Segarra is expected to proclaim this next month city’s opening of the 2011 Hartford Fair Housing Month Seminar on April 8 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the Hartford Public Library, 500 Main St.
Other featured seminar speakers include are Attorney Jeffrey Sussman, U.S. Dept. of Housing & Urban Development Office of Fair Housing & Equal Opportunity; Stan Kosloski, Executive Director – CT Disability Advocacy Collaborative; Human Rights Attorney Michelle Dumas Keuler, State of Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities and Karin Nigol, Assistant Director, Housing Education Resource Center.
Speakers will focus on Fair Housing Act and Civil Rights related to HUD Requirements; Fair Housing Rights and Reasonable Accommodations; Overview of the Protected Classes in Connecticut; Foreclosure Prevention and more.