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Legislation #: 160453 Introduction Date: 6/9/2016
Type: Resolution Effective Date: none
Sponsor: None
Title: Approving and adopting the Title VI program policy of the Federal Transit Administration (FTA).

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
6/8/2016 Filed by the Clerk's office
6/9/2016 Referred to Transportation & Infrastructure Committee
6/16/2016 Immediate Adoption
6/16/2016 Adopted

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160453.pdf Authenticated 67K Authenticated
App160453 Appendix D-Cooperative Agreement - Downtown Streetcar Project - KCATA and KCSA 4 26 13 (2).pdf Plan 3927K 160453 Appendix D
160453 Appendix C-Title VI Complaint Process (E S).pdf Plan 104K 160453 Appendix C
160453 Appendix B-Civilrights_Assurance2016_KCSA.pdf Plan 126K 160453 Appendix B
160453 Title VI Program Application FTA C 4702 (1) version 2.pdf Plan 936K 160453 Title VI Plan

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RESOLUTION NO. 160453

 

Approving and adopting the Title VI program policy of the Federal Transit Administration (FTA).

 

WHEREAS, the City of Kansas City, Missouri is an eligible recipient of federal financial assistance; and

 

WHEREAS, the City of Kansas City, Missouri is required to adhere to the Title VI regulation (49 CFR Part 21) and to integrate activities and considerations expressed in the U.S. Department of Transportation’s policy guidance concerning recipient's responsibility to limited English proficient persons (70 FR 74087, December 14, 2005); and

 

WHEREAS, the City is fully committed to ensure that no person is excluded from participation in, or denied the benefits of its services on the basis of race, color or national origin as protected by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; and

 

WHEREAS, the Title VI program must be submitted every three years; and

 

WHEREAS, the Title VI program must be approved by an eligible recipient's governing body; and

 

WHEREAS, the Title VI program must contain the following eight elements:

 

 

Notice of rights under Title VI

How to file a complaint, copy of complaint form

List of Title VI investigations, complaints or lawsuits

Public Participation plan

Limited English Proficient (LEP) plan

Racial breakdown of non-elected advisory councils

Narrative describing sub-recipient monitoring

Governing body resolution or minutes demonstrating approval of the program; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

Section 1. That the City Council hereby adopts the Title VI program policy attached hereto as Exhibit A, and that said policy shall take effect immediately.

 

Section 2. That the City Manager, or his designee, is hereby authorized to develop, implement, monitor and execute all required documents necessary to comply with Title VI program requirements of 49 CFR part 26 and Circular 4702.1B.

 

Section 3. That the City Clerk shall attest and certify to the passage and adoption of this resolution and it shall become effective immediately upon its approval.

 

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