Virtual Title VI Public Hearing

DDOT Virtual Title VI Public Hearing

The Detroit Department of Transportation (DDOT) announces the public comment period for the FY 2021-2023 Title VI Program Plan in accordance with the Title VI of the Civil Rights Acts of 1964. Title VI regulations are designed to ensure that no person in the United States, based on race, color, or national origin, is excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program for which DDOT receives federal financial assistance.

The plan is available at detroitmi.gov/ddot or by contacting DDOT’s Customer Service at (313) 933-1300.

DDOT invites all community and business organizations, neighborhood residents, and other stakeholders to engage in continuous opportunities to identify social, economic, and environmental impacts of proposed transportation decisions.

A virtual public hearing is scheduled: 

Date: Wednesday, October 7

Time: Noon EST

Meeting ID: 972 2826 8351

Password: 160538

Phone-In: (267) 831-0333

Any person who need special accommodations and interpreters, including persons with disabilities to participate in this meeting is to contact Customer Service at (313) 933-1300 or [email protected] to request assistance at least five (5) days in advance of the meeting. 

How to comment
Please address written comments to the Detroit Department of Transportation Office of Compliance, ATTN: Title VI Coordinator 100 Mack Ave., Detroit, MI 48201; call (313) 933-1300 or email [email protected].

Written comments will be accepted until Friday, October 23.

 

Translation of this notice is available upon request free-of-charge. To request this information in another language or an accessible format, call (313) 933-1300 or 7-1-1 (TTY).

 

Helpful Tips

DDOT uses Zoom as our virtual platform. If you have never used Zoom before, please download the instructions and make sure your computer system is ready

We recommend following the instructions and testing your system before the start date of the webinar. We cannot guarantee that DDOT staff will be available to help you on the day of the meeting, particularly as we approach the start time.

The audio for the Zoom meeting will come through your computer speakers. However, toll numbers are provided should you prefer to dial in for the audio. There is also a smartphone app if you choose (search for Zoom Cloud Meetings in the Apple App or Google Play stores). If you have not used Zoom before, the instructions link above will help you navigate the controls during the meeting.