Title VI Statement
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; Age Discrimination Act of 1975; Section 324 of the Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1973; Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987; the Florida Civil Rights Act of 1992.
The TPO is committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or otherwise subjected to discrimination under any of its programs, activities, or services on the basis of race, color or national origin. All persons, regardless of their citizenship, are covered under this regulation. In addition, the TPO prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color or national origin in its employment and business opportunities.
The TPO will not condone retaliation against an individual for his/her involvement in asserting his/her rights pursuant to Title VI or because he/she filed a complaint or participated in an investigation under Title VI, and /or this regulation.
As a Federal Transit Administration (FTA) fund recipient, as well as a Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) fund recipient, the TPO will ensure that its programs, policies and activities comply with the both FTA and FDOT Title VI Regulations of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
Complaint of Discrimination (English)
Complaint of Discrimination (Spanish)