Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin in programs and activities receiving federal financial assistance (42 U.S.C. Section 2000d). Augusta, Georgia is committed to a policy of non-discrimination in its operations, including the responsibilities of the Augusta Planning and Development Department to facilitate and implement federal regulations relative the Metropolitan Transportation Planning process in the support of the Augusta Regional Transportation Study – MPO to develop the Long Range Transportation Plan or Metropolitan Transportation Plan, Transportation Improvement Program, and other required plans and program; and operations, including the responsibilities of the Augusta Public Transit.
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Draft Title VI Update
Title VI Policy (PDF)
Title VI - Spanish
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Have you Experienced Discrimination?
If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination in any Augusta, Georgia service, program or activity receiving federal financial assistance, you may file a Complaint in the Augusta, Georgia Administrator’s Office (Title VI Coordinator) at (706) 821-2400; 535 Telfair Street, Suite 910 Augusta, GA 30901; the Augusta Planning and Development Department at (706) 821-1796, 535 Telfair Street, Suite 300 Augusta, GA 30901; or with the Augusta Public Transit Department, 1535 Fenwick Street, Augusta Georgia 30904. Any Complaint or question regarding Augusta, Georgia’s Title VI Program will be directed to the Office of the Administrator.