TITLE VI

Agency Name: Council of Churches of the Ozarks, Inc.

Plan Statement: Council of Churches of the Ozarks, Inc. agrees to comply with all provisions prohibiting discrimination on the basis of race, color, or national origin of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, 42 U.S.C. 200d et seq., and with U.S. DOT regulations, “Nondiscrimination in Federally-Assisted Programs of the Department of Transportation – Effectuation of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act,” 49 CFR part 21. The Council of Churches of the Ozarks, Inc. assures that no person shall, as provided by Federal and State Civil Rights Laws, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity. Council of Churches of the Ozarks, Inc. further ensures every effort will be made to ensure non-discrimination in all programs and activities, whether those program and activities are federally funded or not.

Title VI Coordinator: Contact Rick George
Council of Churches of the Ozarks, Inc.
627 N. Glenstone Avenue
Springfield, Missouri 65802
[email protected]

Complaint procedures: A signed written Title VI complaint must be filed within 180 days of the date of the alleged act of discrimination. The complaint must include the following information.

  • Your name, address and telephone number. If you are filing on behalf of another person, include their name, address, telephone number and your relationship to the complaint.
  • The name and address of the agency, program or organization that you believe discriminated against you
  • A description of how, why and when you believe you were discriminated against. Include as much background information as possible about the alleged acts of discrimination
  • Your signature. Complaint Forms Complaints must be filed in person or in writing. They should be directed to:
    Federal Transit Administration FTA Office of Civil Rights
    1200 New Jersey Avenue SE
    Washington DC 20590