Dayton Human Relations Council

HRC News Clips July 19 – August 18, 2016

Civil Rights/Fair Housing

Ohio’s process for allocating tax credits for projects limits options for low income residents, a new study says. Dayton daily News. August 16, 2016. Read more here.

Lawyer wants racist, pre-Fair Housing Act language removed from real estate documents. The Columbus Dispatch. July 25, 2016. Read more here.

Anti-discrimination debate gets interest from elsewhere. Chillicothe Gazette. August 16, 2016. Read more here.

Delta Air Lines launches probe after Muslim couple allegedly removed from flight over their appearance. International Business Times. August 6, 2016. Read more here.

2nd finance personnel lawsuit filed against Beavercreek Twp. Dayton Daily News. July 20, 2016. Read more here.

12 States to Back Obama on Transgender Rights. The Daily Beast. July 27, 2016. Read more here.


Business and Technical Assistance

Dayton-area asphalt business breaking into international work. Dayton Business Journal. July 22, 2016. Read more here.

Competition’s prize will help bring product from kitchen to retail shelves. Dayton Daily News. August 14, 2016. Read more here.

Ohio Small-Business Growth Notable in Inc. 500 Numbers. PR Newswire. August 17, 2016. Read more here.

3D Printing Entrepreneur carves out business in Dayton. August 3, 2016. WDTN. Read more here.

Fewer People Became Entrepreneurs Last Year And Other Surprises From The 2015 GEM. Forbes. July 19, 2016. Read more here.


Community Police Relations

Dayton homicide rate rising. Dayton Daily News. August 17, 2016. Read more here.

Officer Cleared in ‘Direct Eye Contact’ Stop. August 13, 2016. Read more here.

Rally remembering Crawford draws more than 200. Dayton Daily News. July 30, 2016. Read more here.

City holds event to unify law enforcement and community. WDTN. July 28, 2016. Read more here.

Dayton hopes to fill job that would bring police and community together. WDTN. July 27, 2016. Read more here.

America’s Mayors: ‘We’re Afraid for Our Police’. Politico Magazine. August 8, 2016. Read more here.

Kin Of John Crawford, Fatally Shot by Cop, Urges Feds to Finish Probe. NBC News. July 28, 2016. Read more here.


Welcome Dayton

Correction: Immigration Overload story. Morning Journal News. July 27, 2016. Read more here.

Report: Immigrant Businesses Have Big Economic Impact For Ohio. WYSO. August 4, 2016. Read more here.

Immigration paying off in Ohio, study says. Dayton Daily News. August 3, 2016. Read more here.

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