The committee seeks to address the city's history of oppression of the Lakeland community.
The discussions come after the city apologized for its role in the displacement of two-thirds of the Lakeland community.
The council plans to officially establish the steering committee at next week’s meeting.
Council members and panelists discussed the history of the area and what restorative justice could look like.
They presented a virtual presentation to members at the Nov. 10 meeting.