Title VI

Title VI

The Sun Corridor Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), as a condition to receiving Federal financing assistance from the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) agrees to comply with the Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the 1994 Presidential directive of 1994, Executive Order 12898.

The Sun Corridor MPO will consider environmental justice through planning activities according to Federal legislation noted above.  Furthermore, in order to involve and assist the underrepresented and underserved, the MPO will adhere to the Safe Accountable Flexible Efficient Transportation Equity Act:  A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA-LU), within the transportation planning process.   The Sun Corridor MPO will make every effort to hold public meetings in facilities that are Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant; and, arrange for reasonable accessibility and accommodation to persons with disabilities.  Further, to provide equally effective communication, Sun Corridor MPO will make due preparation, when appropriate, for persons requiring assistance, such as the hearing or visually impaired, upon request.

Title VI Plan 2017

Title VI Complaint Process

Limited English Proficiency (LEP)

Disadvantage Business Enterprise (DBE)

Public Participation Plan


TITLE VI NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC

The Sun Corridor Metropolitan Planning Organization (Sun Corridor MPO) hereby gives public notice that it is the Agency’s policy to assure full compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, and related authorities in all of its programs and activities. Title VI requires that no person shall, on the grounds of race, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, limited English proficiency or low-income 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 Sun Corridor MPO receives Federal financial assistance.

Any person, who believes his/her Title VI protection has been violated, may file a complaint. Any such complaint must be in writing and filed with the Sun Corridor MPO, Title VI Coordinator within one hundred eighty (180) days following the date of the alleged discriminatory occurrence. Title VI Discrimination Complaint Forms may be obtained from the Sun Corridor MPO Office or website.


AVISO PUBLICO DE LA ORGANIZACION DE PLANIFICACION METROPOLITANA DEL CORREDOR DEL SOL SOBRE EL TITULO VI

La Organización de Planificación Metropolitana del Corredor del Sol da aviso al publico que es la norma de esta agencia asegurar cumplimiento total con el Título VI de la Ley de los Derechos Civiles de 1964, la Ley de Restauración de 1987, y autoridades relacionadas en todos sus programas y actividades. El Título VI requiere que ninguna persona sea discriminada por razón de raza, color, país de origen, sexo, edad, discapacidad, bajos recursos o reducida destreza en el idioma ingles; sea negada participar, servicios de programas, ayudas o beneficios por ningún programa o actividad financiados por el gobierno federal.

Cualquier persona que crea que se ha violado su protección bajo el Título VI, puede presentar una queja. Esta queja debe ser por escrito con la Organización de Planificación Metropolitana del Corredor del Sol dentro de los ciento ochenta (180) días de la fecha en que se alega que la discriminación ocurrió. Para recibir formularios de reclamo por favor póngase en contacto con la oficina La Organización de Planificación Metropolitana del Corredor del Sol.

Irene Higgs, Director – Title VI Coordinator
211 North Florence Street, Ste. 103
Casa Grande, AZ 85122
Telephone: (520) 705-5143
E-mail: ihiggs@scmpo.org


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ADA Notice

Anyone needing accommodations for the Sun Corridor MPO Meetings, please contact Irene Higgs at 520-705-5143 for assistance, within 48 hours of the scheduled meeting.

Contact Us

Irene Higgs, Executive Director
(520) 705-5143
ihiggs@scmpo.org


Jason Hafner, Transportation Planner
(520) 705-5153
jhafner@scmpo.org