City of Farrell, Mercer County, Pennsylvania

City of Farrell Human Relations Commission


History And Mission

The City of Farrell believes in equal rights for all its citizens. That is why it established the Farrell Human Relations Commission and adopted its new Human Relations Ordinance in 2004 and updated in 2012. The FHRC comprises nine individuals appointed by the Mayor to 4-year terms. The Commission will meet at least 6 times a year in public sessions. The Commission has the power to hear, investigate and enforce the City's Human Relations laws. It can also guide and support individuals to file complaints through the state Human Relations Commission.

Know Your Rights

Discrimination is against the law in the City of Farrell and state of Pennsylvania. The law and the Farrell Human Relations Commission deal with discrimination in the areas of Employment, Education, Housing and Public Accommodation and Commercial Property. You are protected against discrimination based on:

  • Race
  • Color
  • Familiar Status
  • Religious Creed
  • Ancestry
  • Age
  • Sex
  • National Origin
  • Handicap/Disability
  • Use of guide or support animals
  • Sexual orientation/Gender identity

You Are Not Alone

If you think you may be a victim of discrimination, take actions. Call the office of the Farrell Human Relations Commission. We are here to help. Know your Rights. We can help you fight discrimination. All contact is confidential. Rember this: A complaint must be filed within 180 days of the alleged discrimination.

Contact the FHRC

City of Farrell
Human Relations Commission
500 Roemer Boulevard
Farrell, PA 16121

Phone: 724-983-2717
E-Mail: humanrelations@cityoffarrell.com

Office Hours By Appointment
Meeting Date

Third Tuesday of the Month in February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November at 6:00 pm in the Farrell Fireman's meeting room

City of Farrell, Pennsylvania
500 Roemer Boulevard, Farrell, PA 16121
phone: (724) 983-2703 fax: (724) 983-2719