FMATS Nondiscrimination Policy

FMATS complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Title VI) and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).  This is in direct alignment with the Title VI Nondiscrimination Policy of ADOT&PF.

Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964

The policy of ADOT&PF is in accordance with 49 CFR Part 21 (Department of Transportation Regulations for the Implementation of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987 (P.L. 100.259)m and 23 CFR Part 200 (Title VI Program and Related Statutes-Implementation and Review Procedures, Executive Order 12250, 23 USC 324 (Prohibition of Discrimination on the Basis of Sex), Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964m 23 USC 109(h), DOT Order 1050.2, the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987m and Executive Order 12898-Environmental Justice, that no person in the State of Alaska shall, on the grounds of race, color, sex, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or otherwise be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity regardless of whether the Department receives federal assistance from the US Department of Transportation, including the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA).

Americans with Disabilities Act

It is the policy of the Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities (ADOT&PF) that no qualified individual with a disability shall, solely on the basis of his or her disability, be excluded from the participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any of its programs, services, or activities as provided by Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA). ADOT&PF further assures that every effort will be made to provide nondiscrimination in all of its programs and activities regardless of the funding source, including FTA, FAA, FHWA, and state funds.

Filing a Complaint

Persons who believe they may have experienced discrimination in the delivery of these federally-assisted programs or activities may file a confidential complaint with:

Alaska DOT&PF Civil Rights Office
PO Box 196900
Anchorage, AK 99519
Telephone: 1-907-269-0851
Toll Free (Alaska Only) 1-800-770-6236
TTY: Alaska Relay: 7-1-1 or http://www.alaskarelay.com/
Fax: 1-907-269-0847
E-mail: dot.titleVI@alaska.gov

U.S. Department of Justice
Civil Rights Division
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Office of the Assistant Attorney General, Main
Washington, D.C. 20530-0001
Telephone: (202) 514-4609
TTY: (202) 514-0716

Federal Highway Administration
U.S. Department of Transportation
Office of Civil Rights
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
8th Floor E81-314
Washington, DC 20590
Telephone: 202-366-0693
Fax: 202-366-1599
TTY: 202-366-5132
E-mail: civilrights.fhwa@fhwa.dot.gov

To file a complaint with AK DOT & PF, please click here for the full Complaint Process.  Additional languages are available at Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities’ Civil Rights Office.

To view the Title VI & ADA External Complaint Process, click here: Title VI & ADA External Complaint Process