About and Contact Human Relations
Our office addresses:
- Affirmative Action
- Civil Rights
- Construction Workforce
- Human Relations Commission
- Minority, Women or Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (MWDBE)
- Prevailing Wage
- Section 3
- Small Business Enterprise (SBE)
- Small Local Business Enterprise (SLBE)
We Support Fairness and Equality
Civil Rights Discrimination, MWDBE, SBE, Section 3, SLBE, and Prevailing Wage compliance ensures that good-faith efforts will be made to treat certification applicants, complainants, contractors, employees, respondents, and workers fairly and equally on certifications, discrimination complaints, and public contracts, without regard to their race, color, sex, religion, national origin or ancestry, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or age. Our department continues to support complainants who file employment and public accommodation complaints to ensure we are protecting KCMO citizens against discrimination.
Fostering Growth & Development
We strive to meet the needs of our communities with fair practices and incentive programs that ensure opportunities for minority, women and disadvantaged-owned businesses and small local business enterprises.
Ready to take your business to the next level? Apply for an MWDBE and SLBE certification.
- Apprenticeship and Pre-Apprenticeship Training Programs
- B2Gnow / MWBE / Section 3 Management Reporting System
- For Change Initiative
- 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
- eComply Solutions
- U.S. Department of Transportation, 49 CFR, Part 26
KC Streetcar Title VI
KCMO operates the Streetcar Programs and services without regard to race, color, and national origin by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act.
To file a discrimination complaint regarding the KC Streetcar, please call 816-513-1836, (TTY: 711), email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit our office at City Hall, Human Relations Department, 414 E. 12th St., 4th Floor East, Kansas City, MO 64106.
Or a complainant may file their discrimination 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 VI Limited English Proficiency (LEP) Plan
The City of Kansas City, Missouri has a Limited English Proficiency (LEP) Plan that is available free of charge.
Phillip Yelder, director; City Hall, 4th floor East, 414 E. 12th St., Kansas City, MO 64106
Phone: 816-513-1836 | Fax: 816-513-1805