Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access (IDEA) Working Group

The Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access (IDEA) Working Group consists of members appointed by the City Council President.

The Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access Working Group is responsible for helping the North Adams City Council and the City of North Adams to build a consistent basic understanding and awareness around the important aspects of inclusion, diversity, equity, and access and to support the development of a Statement of Equitable Practice, aligned with the work of the National League of Cities, to be signed by each member of the Council upon completion of inclusion, diversity, equity, and access training.

Contact
Benjamin Lamb

Phone

413-274-8497

Mailing Address
IDEA Working Group
City of North Adams
10 Main Street
North Adams, MA 01247

Members
Amber Besaw
Lisa Blackmer
Alicia Canary
Rachel Hailey
Kathy Hartman
Benjamin Lamb
Michael Obasohan
Ashley Shade
Jessica Sweeney
Huab Xiong


Meetings
First and fourth Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m..

Agenda and Minutes 
Agendas and minutes are posted with Meeting Materials, otherwise, they are available by contacting Benjamin Lamb.