Fortuna City Council Approves Title VI plan for Senior Bus Program

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FORTUNA- The Fortuna City Council approved a Title VI compliance plan for the Fortuna Senior Bus Transit Program on Monday. The Fortuna Senior Bus provides transit services for seniors and disabled persons.

Title VI is a federal statue within the civil rights act that prevents discrimination on the grounds of race, color or national origin.

“The title VI program is something new for us in Fortuna. We're complying with the federal guidelines for Title VI which provides enhanced access for people with certain disabilities or language issues in our community,” said City Manager Regan Candelario. 

The approved plan will provide enhanced communication services for bus users with limited English proficiency and other related