City hosting free fair housing event for public

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Human Rights Commission is hosting an annual Fair Housing Symposium with the Jacksonville Housing Authority and Jacksonville Area Legal Aid, Inc. at the Jacksonville Main Public Library from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

The event’s theme is “COVID-19′s Effect on Fair Housing.”

Attendees can learn about how the pandemic has affected accessibility, availability, and affordability of fair housing in Jacksonville.

The event is open to the public, though pre-registration is required to attend. For more information, please call 904-255-5383 or go to to pre-register.