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. Specifically, Title VI provides that
no person in the United States shall, on the grounds of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance. (42 USC. Section 2000d).
The Montcalm County Commission On Aging is committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from participation in, or denied the benefits of its transit services on the basis of color, or national origin, as protected by Title VI in Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Circular 4702.1B. If you feel you are being denied participation in or being denied benefits of the transit services provided by the Montcalm County Commission On Aging, or otherwise being discriminated against because of your race, color, national origin, gender, age, or disability, or if you would like more information you may contact our office.