The Massachusetts Department of Transportation is committed to providing safe and accessible public transportation without discrimination based on race, color, age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, creed, national origin, disability, veteran’s status, or ancestry.
MassDOT’s Title VI/Nondiscrimination Program for the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) oversees civil rights compliance in the Massachusetts Highway Division by:
- Ensuring compliance with civil rights law
- Helping our project partners with oversight and reporting
- Encouraging public participation
- Handling complaints that allege discrimination