Human Relations Commission

The City of Blue Springs is a community that prides itself on its diversity and its responsiveness to all citizens. In order to enhance the ability to educate and also respond to concerns that may be expressed related to gender, race, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, religious beliefs or disability, the City created the Blue Springs Human Relations Commission (HRC). 
Mission Statement
The mission of the Blue Springs Human Relations Commission is to foster the improvement of human relations among and between citizens of all cultural backgrounds, so as to provide all individuals with an equitable opportunity to grow and participate to the best of their ability in our economic, educational, political, and social systems. 

Vision Statement
Blue Springs is an inclusive community where all persons are accepted and valued. 

Meetings of the Human Relations Commission are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.   

The Commission is comprised of 7 community leaders from diverse backgrounds appointed by the Mayor and City Council to foster the improvement and shall serve staggered terms of 3 years each. Two students from the Blue Springs School District will be selected to serve on the committee. 

Annual Report

Board Members
Term Expires
Kynette Campbell, Chairman March 2015 May 2018
Gino Bueno, Vice Chairman May 2016 April 2019
Jane Bowerman, Secretary May 2016 April 2019
Diane Ellis-Jones Sept. 2015 May 2017
Antoine Jennings May 2015 May 2018
Lori Moon May 2015 May 2018
Susan Stokenbury Sept. 2015 May 2017

In the Community

HRc Fair 2015
2016 Neighborhood Fair-Autumn Bend
2015 Helping Residents Connect Fair