How does Title VI apply to Public Policy?

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
  • Infrastructure development
  • Accountability in public funds expenditures
  • Minority participation in decision making
  • Disparate impact
  • Program service delivery
  • Economic empowerment
  • Public-Private partnerships in part or whole with public funds
  • Environmental Justice
  • Site and location of facilities