Public Meeting: GRTC’s TITLE VI PROGRAM UPDATE

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING
GRTC’s TITLE VI PROGRAM UPDATE
Thursday, August 6, 2020

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Virtual Meeting*

The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) requires recipients of Federal funds to review their Title VI program every three years. This meeting will provide an overview of GRTC’s Title VI Program and any recommended updates.

Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 states that “no person in the United States shall, on the ground 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 U.S.C. Section 2000d).

Video and audio of the meeting will be streamed live at the following web address: https://youtu.be/EKsrYZurd9I. A replay is available there.

The meeting presentation materials are accessible on GRTC’s website.

Please take the online survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PFC89V7.

Please send any questions or comments by August 21, 2020 to:
Email: planningcomment@ridegrtc.com
Phone: (804) 358-4782
Mail: Planning Division, GRTC Transit System, 301 East Belt Boulevard, Richmond VA  23224

* To protect the safety of meeting attendees, this meeting will be conducted solely through electronic communication means pursuant to and in compliance with City of Richmond Ordinance No. 2020-093, adopted April 9, 2020. This meeting will be open to participation through electronic communication means by the public and closed to in-person participation by the public. Necessary GRTC Administrative Staff will assemble electronically for this meeting and will participate by videoconference via RingCentral. Citizens are welcome to provide their comments in writing in advance to carrie.rosepace@ridegrtc.com. The person responsible for receiving comments in writing is Carrie Rose Pace, Director of Communications. All written comments received via email prior to 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 6, 2020 will be included in the meeting. During the Public Comments portion of the meeting, Carrie Rose Pace will read all comments received by the submission deadline, following the two-minute speaking time limit normally observed in GRTC public meetings.

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