[Resolution No. 07-06-2004B §§1 — 4, 7-6-2004]
The County Executive with the advice of the County Council shall appoint or recruit an official of the County as Fair Housing Officer to coordinate the implementation of this fair housing resolution.
The County shall acquire and disseminate information concerning citizen and individual rights under Missouri State and Federal Statutes in the area of fair housing.
The County shall respond to allegations, complaints or evidence of discriminatory practices in housing by accumulating information, cooperating with citizens who wish to exercise their rights under any law which enforces fair housing through conference and conciliation, if possible, and by making referral to the appropriate authorities for legal proceedings if efforts fail to resolve said complaints.
The County shall maintain records including copies or correspondence, memoranda, etc., which pertain to alleged violation of fair housing laws and document that all of the above steps have been taken.