Fair Housing

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The Fair Housing Act prohibits discrimination in the sale, rental or financing of dwellings and in other housing-related activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, disability, familial status, or national origin. The City of Pensacola Housing Division agrees to Affirmatively Further Fair Housing.   


City of Pensacola Fair Housing Ordinance

Declaration of Policy

It is hereby declared to be the Policy of the City of Pensacola, in the exercise of its Police power for the Public Safety, Public health and general welfare, to ensure Equal Opportunity to obtain adequate housing by all person, regardless of Race, Color, Religion, Sex, National Origin, Place of Birth, Age, provided the person has the capacity to contract- Marital status, Ancestry, Military status, or Physical disability, and to that end to prohibit and eliminate discrimination in housing by any person.

If you feel that you have been discriminated against for any reason or the above reasons, please contact one of the following to file a complaint. If you need assistance in filling a complaint, please contact our office at 858-0350.

You may contact the following to file a complaint:

Escambia-Pensacola Human Relations Commission

2257 N. Baylen Street

Pensacola, FL 32501

850-437-0510

www.ephrc.org

Florida Commission on Human Relations

4075 Esplanade Way #110

Tallahassee, FL 32399

850-488-7082 or 1-800-342-8170

www.fchr.myflorida.com

U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development Fair Housing & Equal Opportunity

1-800-669-9777 OR (1-800-927-9275 for TTY)

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Atlanta Regional Office

Five Points Plaza

40 Marietta Street, 16th Floor

Atlanta, GA 30303

www.hud.gov