About Human Relations
The mission of the Human Relations Department (HRD) is to ensure that all City residents are free to exercise their economic, social and human rights. HRD achieves this mission by providing quality service, compliance and enforcement in the areas of affirmative action, civil rights, contract compliance, construction workforce, “For Change Initiative,” minority, women or disadvantaged business enterprises, small local business enterprise, and Section 3.
- Apprenticeship and Pre-Apprenticeship Training Programs
- B2Gnow / MWBE / Section 3 Management Reporting System
- HRD Customer Service Satisfaction Survey
- Lending and Cash Flow Assistance from Lead Bank-Kansas City
- Missouri Department of Transportation DBE Lookup
- MWDBE Management System Directory
- U.S. Department of Transportation, 49 CFR, Part 26
KC Streetcar Title VI Notice to Beneficiaries of Title VI Protection
The City of Kansas City, Missouri operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, and national origin in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act. Any person who believes she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI may file a complaint with the City of Kansas City, Missouri.
How to file a Title VI complaint with the City of Kansas City, Missouri:
You may contact 816-513-1836, (TTY: 711); email email@example.com or visit our office at City Hall, 414 E. 12th St., 4th Floor, Kansas City, MO 64106. Complaint forms in English and Spanish are available on this website. If information is needed in another language, contact 816-513-1836.
A complainant may also file a complaint directly with the Federal Transit Administration by filing a complaint with the Office of Civil Rights, Attention: Title VI Program Coordinator, East Building, 5th Floor – TCR, 1200 New Jersey Ave., SE, Washington, DC 20590.
Title Limited English Proficiency (LEP) Plan
The City of Kansas City, Missouri has a Limited English Proficiency (LEP) Plan that is available free of charge. A copy can be obtained at Human Relations Department, 414 E. 12th St., City Hall, 4th Floor, Kansas City, Missouri 64106 or online (English | Español).
Phillip Yelder, director; City Hall, 4th floor, 414 E. 12th St., Kansas City, MO 64106
Phone: 816-513-1836 | Fax: 816-513-1805