|Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - May 24, 2016|
Agenda Item #46
Manatee County Transit Division Title VI Program Update
Contact and/or Presenter Information
William Steele, Transit Division Manager, William.Steele@mymanatee.org, (941) 747-8621 x 7440
Chad Butzow, Public Works Deputy Director, Chad.Butzow@mymanatee.org, (941) 708-7432
Adopt Resolution R-16-087 authorizing staff to submit the approved 2016 Title VI Program Update to the Federal Transit Administration (FTA).
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination based on race, color, and national origin in programs and activities receiving federal financial assistance. The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Title VI implementing regulations ensures nondiscriminatory transportation in support of their mission to enhance the social and economic quality of life for all Americans. As a recipient of FTA funding, Manatee County must ensure that it is in compliance with all applicable FTA Title VI implementing regulations and is required to prepare and submit an update of its Title VI Program to FTA every three (3) years. Guidance from FTA published in the FTA Title VI Circular 4702.1B requires grant recipients operating less than 50 Fixed Route vehicles in peak service to include the following in their Title VI Program Update:
The last Title VI Program Update was approved on June 18, 2013, by the Manatee County Board of County Commissioners as a consent agenda item. The attached Title VI Program Update fulfills the requirements outlined by FTA in Circular 4702.1B, and is the current three-year update to the June 2013 Title VI Report.
County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)
Explanation of Other
Instructions to Board Records
Please forward the signed Resolution and Transmittal letter to Ryan Suarez, Transit Division Planning Manager, email@example.com, (941) 747-8621 x 7622.
Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
Attachment: Title VI Update_Resolution R-16-087.pdf
Attachment: Cover Letter for Transmittal.pdf
Attachment: Title VI 2016 2 FINAL 5-16.pdf