The Town of Steilacoom is a recipient of Federal and State financial assistance, including the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT). Executive Order 12898 seeks to avoid, minimize, or mitigate disproportionately high and adverse human health and environmental effects, including social and economic effects, on minority populations, and to ensure full/fair participation by all potentially affected communities in the transportation decision-making process.
Recognizing not all individuals speak English as their primary language, Executive Order 13166 ensures individuals whose first language is not English and have limited capacity to read, write, or understand English are provided meaningful access to programs, information, and services by any entity receiving Federal funding.
Individuals who have a limited ability to read, write, speak, or understand English (limited English proficient/LEP) may be eligible to receive language assistance with respect to planned/current transportation projects. Individuals requiring special accommodations, please contact Micki Sterbick @ (253) 581-1076.
The following assurances are provided in accordance with federal/state transportation fund requirements.
Title VI General Assurance:
The Town of Steilacoom assures that no person, in the United States, shall, on the grounds of race, color, or national origin, as provided by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987 (P.L. 100.259), be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or otherwise be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity for which the Town of Steilacoom receives federal financial assistance from DOT, including the Washington State Department of Transportation.
If you feel you have been subjected to discrimination, please contact the Town’s Title VI Coordinator, Micki Sterbick at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Specific Assurance (Bid/Proposal/Agreement):
The Town of Steilacoom, in accordance with the provisions of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (78 Stat. 252, 42 U.S.C. §§ 2000d to 2000d-4) and the Regulations, hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that any contract entered into pursuant to an advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises will be afforded full and fair opportunity to submit bids in response to the invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, or national origin in consideration for an award.
Title VI Accomplishment /Goals Report and Approval Letters:
2020-2021 Town of Steilacoom Title VI Non-discrimination Agreement & Annual Report
2019-2020 Town of Steilacoom Title VI Non-discrimination Agreement & Annual Report