Your Rights Under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 provides that "no person in the United States shall, on the grounds 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." Related statutes provide protection against discrimination on the basis of sex, age, disability, and socioeconomic status.

Any person who believes they have been discriminated against may file a written complaint within 180 days of the alleged discrimination.

Title VI Discrimination Complaints may be submitted to:

Carrie Ricci
Deputy Public Works Director
Title VI/Affirmative Action Coordinator
Contra Costa County Public Works Department
255 Glacier Drive
Martinez, CA 94553
(925) 313-2000
Email Carrie Ricci

Para información en español, o para presentar una Queja de Discriminación del Título VI, sírvase llamar al (925) 313-2000 para asistencia.