Title VI Non Discrimination Notice

PORTCO gives public notice of its policy to assure full  compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and all related  statutes.  Title VI requires that no  person in the United States    of America shall, on the grounds of race,  color, or national origin, be excluded from the participation in, be denied the  benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program or  activity for which DRPT receives Federal financial assistance.

Please contact PORTCO to request a copy of the department’s  Title VI program.

Any person who believes that he or she has, individually, or  as a member of any specific class of persons, been excluded from the  participation in, been denied the benefits of, or been otherwise subjected to  discrimination under any program or activity for which PORTCO provides  assistance, and believes the discrimination is based upon race, color, national  origin, gender, age, economic status or limited English proficiency has the  right to file a formal complaint.

If a complaint addresses a particular service provider, the  complaint should be lodged with that provider.    A  complaint must be submitted within 180 days of the  alleged discriminatory act.  Complaints may also be filed with the US Federal Transit Administration.  If a complaint addresses PORTCO , you may file the complaint thru email via the link below , by phone or in writing.

For complainants who may be unable to file a written  complaint, verbal information will be accepted by PORTCO at 757-399-2444 .

To submit a formal complaint or to request additional information on Title VI obligations for both PORTCO.