Santa Fe MPO, New Mexico

Title VI Plan

The Santa Fe MPO Title VI Plan Approved by the Transportation Policy Board can be downloaded at the following link:

TitleVI_11-19-13

Santa Fe MPO – Title VI Plan, Approved 11/19/13


Title VI Nondiscrimination Statement of Policy

The Santa Fe Metropolitan Planning Organization (SFMPO) is committed to compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 49 CFR, part 2, and all related regulations and directives. SFMPO assures that no person shall on the grounds of race, color, national origin, gender, age, or disability be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity under any SFMPO program, activity or service.

An individual, group of individuals or entity may file a formal Title VI complaint. If you believe that you have received discriminatory treatment by the Santa Fe MPO on the basis of your race, color or national origin, you have the right to file a complaint with the City of Santa Fe EOCC Compliance Officer. The complaint must be filed no later than 180 calendar days of the alleged discriminatory incident.

The preferred method is to file your complaint in writing using the Title VI Complaint Form and sending it to:

Ms. Sandra Perez
EOCC Compliance Officer
Human Resources Department
PO Box 909
Santa Fe, NM 87504

Verbal complaints will be accepted and transcribed by the Human Resources Department. To make a verbal complaint, call (505) 955-6591 and ask for the EEOC Compliance Officer

Environmental Justice/Limited English Proficiency Policy Statement

SFMPO is also committed to assure every effort will be made to prevent the discrimination of low-income and minority populations as a result of any impact of its  programs or activities in accordance with Executive Order 12898, Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and in Low-Income Populations. In addition, the SFMPO also assures every effort will be made to provide meaningful access to persons that have Limited English Proficiency, in accordance with Executive Order 13166, Improving Access to Services for Persons with Limited English Proficiency.

Definition of Federal Financial Assistance and Recipients Affected

Federal financial assistance is defined as any Federal dollars that are assigned to the SFMPO to support any program and activity, by way of grant, loan or contract, other than a contract of insurance or guaranty. The SFMPO typically receives planning funds from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to carry out the transportation planning requirements as set forth by the federal law Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century (MAP-21).

For more information, if you have questions, or If information is needed in another language please contact

Mark Tibbetts, MPO Officer,

P.O. Box 909, Santa Fe, NM87504-0909

(505) 955-6614

mstibbetts@santafenm.gov;

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