Is a Recipient required to provide Notice to the Public?
Answer: Yes. A Recipient shall provide initial and continuing notice that it does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, age, or gender in any program or activity receiving EPA assistance. At a minimum, this notice must be posted in a prominent place in the recipient’s offices or facilities.
- Methods of notice must accommodate those with impaired vision or hearing. Methods of notice may also include publishing in newspapers and magazines, and placing notices in recipient’s internal publications or on recipient’s printed letterhead.
- Where appropriate, such notice must be in a language or languages other than English. The notice must identify the responsible employee designated in accordance with 40 C.F.R. Parts 5 and 7.