The City of Portland operates without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age or disability in accordance with the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, Executive Order 12898 on Environmental Justice and related statutes and regulations, including Title II of the ADA, ORS chapter 659A, and Portland City Code Chapter 23.
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act requires that no person in the United States shall be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of or otherwise be subjected to discrimination under any City program or activity, on the grounds of race, color, or national origin. To help ensure access to City programs, services and activities, the City will provide translations, will reasonably modify policies and procedures and will provide auxiliary aids or alternative formats to persons with disabilities.
Any person who believes they have been aggrieved by an unlawful discriminatory practice may file a complaint with the Bureau or the City. Any Title VI complaint must be in writing and filed with the Bureau's Title VI Program Manager within 180 days of the date of the alleged occurence of discrmination.
For accommodations, translations, or additional information, contact the Title VI/Title II Program Manager Danielle Brooks: at 421 SW 6th Avenue, Portland, OR 97204, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone (503) 823-2559, City TTY 503-823-6868, or use Oregon Relay Service: 711.