Champaign recognized for LGBTQ+ inclusiveness

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCIA) — For the 11th year in a row, the City of Champaign has been recognized for its LGBTQ+ inclusiveness. The Human Rights Campa...

December 1, 2022
12:16 PM

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCIA) — For the 11th year in a row, the City of Champaign has been recognized for its LGBTQ+ inclusiveness. The Human Rights Campaign Foundation released on Wednesday its annual Municipal Equality Index, which measures the inclusiveness of municipal laws, policies and services for the LGBTQ+ community. 506 cities across the country were analyzed this year, including nine in Illinois. With a perfect index score of 100, Champaign, Chicago and Rockford were the highest rated cities in the state.

Bradley Zimmerman