The City of Riverside, under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related statutes, ensures that no person shall, on the basis of race, color, or national origin be excluded from participation in, or be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.
For more information about the City of Riverside’s Title VI Program please see the Title VI Brochure
Title VI Complaint Procedures
Any person who believes that he or she has been discriminated against on the basis of race, color, or national origin may file a Title VI complaint with the City of Riverside’s Title VI Coordinator. The complaint must be filed within 180 days of the date of the alleged discrimination. To file a formal complaint, please submit a written or online Title VI Complaint Form.
To Submit a online Title VI Complaint Click Here
To fill out a pdf Title VI Complaint Form in English Click Here
To fill out a pdf Title VI Complaint Form in Spanish Click Here
Complainants will receive a written response acknowledging receipt of the complaint. The Title VI Coordinator will review the complaint to determine whether it falls under its jurisdiction. All complaints falling under the City of Riverside’s jurisdiction will be investigated as quickly as possible. A written notice of findings will be provided upon completion of the investigation.
Complaints that do not fall under the City of Riverside's jurisdiction will be referred, wherever possible, to the California Department of Transportation, the Federal Highway Administration, the US Department of Transportation, or the US Department of Justice, and/or the complainant will be advised.
Complaints may also be filed directly with:
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Office of Civil Rights For more information, contact (202) 366-0693 or CivilRights.FHWA@fhwa.dot.gov.
The California Department of Transportation Discrimination Complaint Investigation Unit. For more information, contact (916) 445-5308 or visit http://www.dot.ca.gov/hq/bep/title_vi/t6_index.htm.
Fax: (951) 826-5427
General Services Department
Attn: Carl Carey, Title VI Coordinator
3900 Main Street, Second Fllor
Riverside, CA 92522