Minneapolis Civil Rights Director Nomination Confirmed

The Minneapolis City Council unanimously approved Mayor R.T. Rybak’s nomination of Velma Korbel as Director of the City of Minneapolis Department of Civil Rights last month. Korbel previously served as commissioner of the State of Minnesota Department of Human Rights. She begins her new job June 1, and spoke to Elena Erofeeva at KFAI’s West Bank Studio.

05-19-10