Title VI Compliance Program


The City of Ithaca operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, and national origin in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination related to the Commons Repair and Upgrade Project under Title VI or other non-discriminatory laws, you may file a complaint with the City of Ithaca. For more information on the City of Ithaca’s Title VI Compliance Plan, and the procedures to file a complaint, contact or visit:

Title VI Intake Officer, City Clerk, First Floor, City Hall, 108 E. Green Street, Ithaca, NY 14850, (607) 274-6570.

A formal complaint must be filed within 180 calendar days of the alleged occurrence, the alleged discrimination. You may file a complaint directly with the Federal Transit Administration by filing a complaint with the Office of Civil Rights, attention: Title VI Program Coordinator, FTA Office of Civil Rights, East Building, 5th Floor – TCR, 1200 New Jersey Ave., S.E., Washington, D.C. 20590

In addition, the City of Ithaca, per the City Code is committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from participating in or denied the benefits of its public services on the basis of actual or perceived age; creed; color; disability; domestic violence victim status; ethnicity; familial status; gender; gender identity or expression; height; immigration or citizenship status; marital status; military status; national origin; predisposing genetic characteristics; race; religion; sex; sexual orientation; socioeconomic status; or weight.

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