Introduced on Aug. 17, the Chestertown Council could vote on a resolution tonight authored by Ward 3 Councilman Ellsworth Tolliver that apologizes for the town’s history of slavery and recognizes racism as a human rights issue.

If passed, the resolution would also establish the Chestertown Human Right Commission to investigate complaints of discrimination in local government, housing and business.

The meeting starts at 7:30, see full agenda