How Title VI Applies to Public Policy

Policies Examined

Title VI is a mechanism that directs the federal financial assistance, which drives or promotes economic development. By legislative mandate, Title VI examines the following public policy issues:
  • Accessibility for all persons
  • Accountability in public funds expenditures
  • Disparate impact
  • Economic empowerment
  • Environmental justice
  • Infrastructure development
  • Minority participation in decision making
  • Program service delivery
  • Public and private partnerships built in part or whole with public funds
  • Site and location of facilities

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