Human Relations Advisory Committee

Human Relations Hotline


If you feel like you have been discriminated against and would like help from the committee, please call the Human Relations Hotline at 208-239-6985. If you believe you've experienced discrimination, you have options. Contact us to confidentially discuss your situation, or submit an inquiry form. The form can be submitted anonymously.

To report a grievance or concern or to schedule a proposal presentation, citizens should contact the Human Relations Advisory Committee staff contact (Holli Harnsberger, Human Resources Department, City of Pocatello) at 208-234-6173.

Human and Civil Rights Award


  • 5:30 p.m.
  • 2nd Monday of each month
  • Council Chambers
    City Hall
    911 N 7th Avenue

About the Committee

The Human Relations Advisory Committee was reactivated December 6, 1984 by Ordinance 2142, and amended in 1995. The members of the committee serve 4-year terms. Membership is open to anyone living in the Greater Pocatello area.

The City of Pocatello Human Relations Advisory Committee provides a forum in which citizens may informally present their concerns or proposals regarding civil rights issues; advises the Mayor and City Council as to civil rights concerns of the citizens of the community; suggests programs to promote positive relations among all members of our community; and strives to improve relations among all members of the community regardless of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, age, marital or familial status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. 


To apply for an advisory committee vacancy please fill out and submit an Advisory Committee Application. For additional questions send us an email.


Current Vacancies
Application Deadline
                1 open until filled