Non-Discrimination Policy

Allegany County Transit (ACT) is committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from participation in or denied the benefits of the transit services we offer. This policy is consistent with the requirements of federal laws (Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Environmental Justice Regulations).

If you believe you have been subjected to unequal treatment because of race, color, or national origin, then you have the right to file a formal complaint. Complaints must be filed within 180 days following alleged discriminatory actions. For more information or to submit a complaint, email Elizabeth A. Robison-Harper, or see below

How to file a complaint with Allegany County Transit

  1. Download a PDF of the Title VI complaint form or, have a form mailed to you by contacting the transit office at 301-722-6360.
  2. Complaints must be filed within 180 days of the alleged discriminatory act and should contain as much detailed information about the alleged discrimination as possible.
  3. The form must be signed and include your contact information.

Download the Title VI Complaint Form.

If you believe you have been discriminated against for some reason other than race, color or national origin by Allegany County Transit, you may file a complaint to or at the address below.

Please mail all complaints to:
Allegany County Transit
1000 Lafayette Ave
Cumberland, Maryland 21502

Civil Rights Act of 1964

"No person in the United States shall, on the grounds of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance." - Title VI