To ensure compliance with Title VI, related statutes and the Presidential Executive Order on Environmental Justice the City will:
- Avoid or reduce harmful human health and environmental effects on minority and low-income populations.
- Ensure the full and fair participation by all communities including low-income and minority populations in the transportation decision making process on federally funded projects.
- Prevent the denial of, reduction in or significant delay in the receipt of benefits by minority and low-income populations on federally funded projects.
In addition, any recipient including but not limited to Metropolitan Planning Organizations and local cities and counties, who receive Federal financial aid bears a responsibility to administer its program and activities without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.