We value meaningful public engagement. Explore our approach to meeting and going beyond the requirements.
Public Outreach Policy
Describes when, where, and how we connect with residents on planning issues.
Environmental Justice Policy
Describes how we consider the needs of minority and low-income residents while planning.
Title VI Program
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was intended to ensure racial, ethnic, and linguistic minorities have equal access to participation in government affairs. Our program addresses requirements specific to the law and to subsequent implementation guidance.
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program
Our Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program aims to provide businesses owned by disadvantaged groups an equal playing field when competing for and winning contracts with our agency.
The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) offers guidance to local leaders looking to get involved in the transportation planning process.