Civil Rights
Title VI​

The Georgia DOT Title VI Program ensures no person shall be excluded from participation in, or is denied the benefits of, or is subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving federal financial assistance from the Department of Transportation on the grounds of race, color, or national origin. ​

 

Title VI Notice of Public Rights

Title VI of the Civil Rights Acts of 1964 (Title VI) prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, and national origin in programs that receive federal funding. Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) is committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from participation in. or denied the benefits of, its services on the basis of race, color, or national origin as protected by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act.

If you'd like more information about the Title VI program, you may contact the Title VI staff at bbrowning@dot.ga.gov or (404) 631-1497. If you believe that you have been subjected to discrimination under Title VI, you may file a written complaint. Please download a printable complaint form and mail it to us at the GDOT address listed on the form.

Download Complaint Form


A complaint may also be filed with:

Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Office of Civil Rights​
Federal Transit Administration, Office of Civil Rights, Attention: Complaint Team,
East Building, 5th Floor – TCR 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE Washington, DC 20590

Email FTA

Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Office of Civil Rights
HCR-20, Room E81-320
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20590


Email FHWA


Complaints should be filed within 180 days of the alleged violation.


If information is needed in another language, contact (404) 631-1497.
NOTA: Si necesita información en otro idioma, comuníquese al (404) 631​-1497​ o ver el documento.

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Goals

The primary goal of the progra​m is to ensure that all GDOT employees, sub-recipients (which include contractors, sub-contractors, consultants, local governments), and service beneficiaries are aware of the provisions of Title VI and the responsibilities associated with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.​​​

Training Registration

In order to register for training you must access Georgia DOT's Learning Management System (LMS). NOTE: Each person registering for training MUST create a separate account with a valid email address, DOB and DL.

LMS LOGIN CREATE LMS ACCOUNT

NOTE: If you need any assistance with registration or enrollment email Georgia DOT's training representative.

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"In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department af Agriculture (USDA} policy, the Georgia Department of Transportation is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and where applicable, sex, marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, political beliefs, reprisal, or because all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.)

To file a complaint of discrimination, write to:

Director, USDA Office of Civil Rights
Room 326-W, Whitten Building
1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, DC, 20250-9410
Call (BOO} 795-3272 | (voice) or (202} 720-6382(TOO}.


NOTE: The Georgia Department af Transportation holds a special use permit with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Chattahoochee National Forest.


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Contacts

Georgia DOT is available to provide the public with high-quality technical assistance, resources, guidance, and any other information about the Title VI program. Please contact:

Equal Employment Opportunity Office
Georgia DOT - One Georgia Center
600 West Peachtre​e Street, Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 631-1972 | TTY Help Desk: 711

Email

NOTEIf a request for accommodation is necessary, the GDOT seeks at least a twenty-four (24) hour notice of the request whenever possible and sufficient detail regarding the type of reasonable accommodation sought.

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