This article is 10 years old. It was published on May 1, 2012.
Traditionally, the month of April is set aside to observe Fair Housing Month. This year the St. Louis Civil Rights Enforcement Agency held a ceremony to mark the occasion. Here are some photos from this year's event.
Mayor Francis G. Slay presents a proclamation to the Director of the St. Louis Civil Rights Enforcement Agency, April Ford Griffin.
Pictured from left: April Ford Griffin, CREA Director; Dr. Lynne Cooper, President of Doorways and the recipient of the "Distinguished Fair Housing Service Award"; and Stephanie Boykins-Person, CREA Investigator and Mistress of Ceremonies.
Pictured from left are Alderman Jeffrey Boyd and CREA Commissioners Alderman Craig Schmid and Attorney Ian Simmons.
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