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Title VI Notice
City of Bainbridge Island Title VI Policy Statement:
The City of Bainbridge Island (City) assures that no person shall, on the grounds of race, color, sex, age, disability or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or otherwise be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity. The City further assures every effort will be made to ensure nondiscrimination in all of its programs or activities, whether those programs and activities are federally funded or not.
As a recipient of Federal Aid, the City of Bainbridge Island must comply with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act and related laws, regulations, and other requirements.
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 states:
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"No person in the United States shall, on the grounds of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.”
The Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, broadened the scope of Title VI coverage by expanding the definition of terms "programs or activities" to include all programs or activities of Federal Aid recipients, sub-recipients, and contractors/consultants, whether such programs and activities arc federally assisted or not (Public Law 100259 [8.557] March 22, 1988.)
Any person who believes his/her Title VI protection has been violated, may file a complaint with the City of Bainbridge Island.
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280 Madison Ave. N
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
Front Desk Main: 206.842.2016
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- Call Before you Dig - Call 811
If you have a public works emergency after hours, that threatens public health, safety, or the environment such as a sewer spill, loss of water pressure, flooding, downed stop sign, or downed tree in the City’s Right-of-Way, call 911. CenCom at 911 will contact our emergency personnel for response.
The City of Bainbridge Island fully complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related statues in all programs and activities. Language services are available upon request. Those requiring disability accommodations and/or materials made available in alternate formats, please contact the City Clerk at 206.842.2545 or firstname.lastname@example.org.