Equity V. Equality in Local Policy

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Equity V. Equality in Local Policy

September 1, 2020 | by Kevin MaloneyNew Haven Independent

NCCD Board Member Leon Andrews spoke on the topic of equity versus equality in local policy during a September 1 interview with Municipal Voice, a co-production of the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities and 103.5 FM WNHH in New Haven, Connecticut. Andrews is director of Race, Equity, and Leadership at the National League of Cities, where he works to strengthen the capacity of local leaders to eliminate racial disparities. He spoke to Municipal Voice for nearly an hour, explaining the complexities of ending structural racism and how to measure success. Watch the full interview here