Southwest Washington Regional Transportation Council

Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 15, 2006

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RTC hereby gives public notice that it is the Southwest Washington Regional Transportation Councils policy to assure full compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, and related statutes and regulations in all programs and activities. Title VI requires that no person shall, on the grounds of race, color, sex, or national origin be excluded from the participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any Federal Aid Highway program or other activity for which RTC receives Federal financial assistance.

Any person who believes they have been aggrieved by an unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI has a right to file a formal complaint with RTC. Any such complaint must be in writing and filed with the RTC Transportation Director within one hundred eighty (180) days following the date of the alleged discriminatory occurrence. Title VI Discrimination Complaint Forms may be obtained from RTC at no cost to the complainant by calling 360-397-6067.

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For more information:

Regional Transportation Council
1300 Franklin St., 4th Floor
P.O. Box 1366
Vancouver, Washington 98666-1366

360-397-6067
info@rtc.wa.gov

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