NTI Transit Equity Considerations Course


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05-09-08

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The National Transit Institute (NTI) is presenting a FREE course ($250 for consultants & contractors) entitled “Transit Equity Considerations” in Portland, Oregon on June 3-4, 2008.

This course will help practitioners appreciate the importance of transit equity considerations during the day-to-day life of transit planning, management, and operations. It is designed to provide accurate information on a variety of equity considerations an agency is exposed to on a daily basis.

The objectives of this course are to understand the historical background of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the environmental justice movement; understand the Federal Laws, and regulations and guidance of Title VI, environmental justice, National Environmental Protection Act and Limited English Proficiency; and receive resources to address these requirements.

If you are interested in attending, please follow this link http://www.ntionline.com/CourseInfo.asp?CourseNumber=TCR07 and register on line.

Seating is limited for this course, so register early. For further information, contact Monica McCallum at 206-220-4462, or email monica.mccallum@dot.gov.

Sincerely,

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R.F. Krochalis
Regional Administrator