Lorain County Transit of Elyria, Ohio hereby announces its Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) participation goals for fiscal years 2017-2019. The overall goal of DBE participation in contracting opportunities for fiscal years 2017 and 2018 is 5% and for fiscal year 2019 is 20%. Lorain County Transit’s goal and information regarding the DBE program are available for public review at the address below between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on business days. Comments regarding the goals and the DBE program will be accepted for a period of thirty days (30) days following the publication of this notice. Interested persons and qualified DBE firms should contact: Pamela Novak, Chief Finance Officer, Lorain County Transit, 226 Middle Avenue, Elyria, OH 44035 or by phone at 440-329-5525. Lorain County Transit DBE Program Policy Statement – Revised as of June 24, 2016.
TITLE VI POLICY
Lorain County Transit (LCT) hereby gives public notice of its policy to assure full compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and all related statutes. Title VI requires that no person in the United States of American shall, on the grounds of race, color, religion or national origin be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program or activity for which the LCT receives Federal financial assistance.
Interested parties may obtain a copy of the LCT Title VI Program on LCT's website, or by requesting a copy of the program directly from LCT. To request copies of the program in an alternative format, in accordance with ADA and LEP regulations, contact the LCT Office at (440) 329-5525. LCT offers a variety of resources and services in other languages free to charge. Services include, but are not limited to, the following: oral interpreters, written language services and translation of vital documents.
Any person who believes that they have individually, or as a member of any specific class of persons, been subjected to discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion or national origin may file a formal Title VI Complaint Form with the LCT.
Please direct all questions concerning the above to:
Lorain County Transit
226 Middle Avenue
Elyria, OH 44035
Please contact the following to initiate a formal complaint: