Title VI Notice

GoDurham hereby gives public notice of its policy to uphold and assure full compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and all related statutes. Title VI and related statutes prohibiting discrimination in Federally assisted programs require that no person in the United State of America shall, on the grounds of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability be excluded from the participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.

If you believe you have received discriminatory treatment by GoDurham on the basis of your race, color or national origin, you have the right to file a complaint with the GoDurham Title VI coordinator. The complaint must be filed no later than 180 calendar days after the alleged discriminatory incident. To address complaint or to seek further information about GoDurham’s Title VI policy, please send all questions to:

Pierre Osei-Owusu, GoDurham Title VI Coordinator

  • Mail: 1907 Fay Street, Durham, NC 27704
  • Phone: (919)560-1535

​Title VI Complaint Procedures

Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 provides that no person shall, on the grounds of race, color or national origin, including the denial of meaningful access for Limited English Proficient (LEP) persons, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance. Any person who believes that they have been subjected to discrimination may file a written complaint with GoDurham Title VI Coordinator. The complaint must be filed no later than one-hundred eighty (180) days after the alleged incident. The complainant may submit a written statement or complete the Title VI Complaint Form (provided below).

The complaint should include the following information:

  • The complainant’s name, mailing address, telephone number, email address, etc.
  • Describe how, when, where, and why the complainant believes he or she was discriminated against. Include the location, names, and contact information of any witnesses.
  • Include any additional information the complainant considers relevant to the complaint.
  • The complainant’s signature and date.

The complaint may be mailed or faxed to the following address:

Pierre Osei-Owusu, GoDurham Title VI Coordinator

  • Mail: 1907 Fay Street, Durham, NC 27704
  • Fax: (919) 560-1535

A person may also file a complaint directly with the:

  • Federal Transit Administration, Office of Civil Rights, Attention: Title VI Program Coordinator, 1200 New Jersey Avenue. SE, Washington, DC 20590
  • Phone: (202) 366-4043

Title VI Complaint Form

GoDurham will provide appropriate assistance to complainants who are limited in their ability to communicate in English. Spanish language assistance services are available free of charge.