ADA & Title VI
Rowan County Civil Rights Governance
Board & Department Staff
The official applicant for all North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) funding is the Rowan County Board of Commissioners. The Rowan County Transportation Department is the designated Department that is responsible for the administration of the Rowan Transit System (RTS).
The RTS Advisory Committee is appointed by and serves in an advisory capacity to the Rowan County Board of Commissioners. There are representatives from human service agencies, the general public, local municipalities, and Rowan County Government.
RTS complies with all legal requirements of Federal and State laws and regylationas they pertain to individuals with disibilities. The transit system provides quality transportation wihout discrimination to all persons inlcuding those with disibilities. The RTS ADA Policy establishes guidlines for the implementation of the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the U.S. Deparment of Transportation regulations for implementing ADA and applicable state laws and regulations. View the ADA Plan (PDF).
The Rowan Transit System Anti-Discrimination Policy
The Rowan Transit System operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, and national origin in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act. Any person who believes she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI may file a complaint with the Rowan Transit System. View the Title VI Plan (PDF).
Filing a Complaint
For more information on the Rowan Transit System’s civil rights program, and the procedures to file a complaint, contact us by calling 704-216-7753, (TTY 800-877-8339); email the Rowan Transit Title VI Coordinator; or visit our administrative office at the following address: 2726 Old Concord Road, Salisbury, NC 28146
A complainant may file a complaint directly with the Federal Transit Administration by filing a complaint with the Office of Civil Rights at the following address:
Attention: Title VI Program Coordinator
1200 New Jersey Avenue SE
Washington, DC, 20590
If information is needed in another language, contact 704-216-8899.
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