The Tehama County Transit Agency Board (Board) is soliciting applications for three (3) positions on the Tehama County Social Services Advisory Council (Council). The Council will have advisory responsibilities with recommendations presented to the Board regarding the transit needs of transit dependent and transit disadvantaged persons, including the elderly, handicapped, and persons of limited means.
The members shall be appointed by the Directors of the Tehama County Transit Agency Board, upon recommendation of the majority of the members of the Council.
The Directors shall take into consideration all of the following criteria when recommending and appointing members. These criteria are mandatory and are a requirement of the categories established in Public Utilities Code Section 99238.
Applications will be accepted on a continuous basis until all vacancies are filled.
Please submit applications to the Public Works Office, by mail or in person, located at 9380 San Benito Avenue, Gerber CA 96035.
The Tehama County Transit Agency Board is a governing body created pursuant to state law and designated in the enabling legislation as a transit development board. Solely for purposes of submission of claims, receipt of funds, separate annual reporting to the Controller, and provision of service as an operator under Chapter 4, Article 1, any non-profit corporation or other legal entity wholly owned or controlled by the transit development board which operates a public transportation system. Click here to continue reading...
The agency shall provide complementary ParaTransit service to origins and destinations within corridors with a width of ¾ of a mile on each side of each TRAX fixed route. The corridor shall include an area with a ¾ of a mile radius at the ends of each fixed route.
Coordinated transportation is essential to keep people linked to employment, healthcare, education, social services, and recreation. Having access to reliable transportation can present a challenge to vulnerable populations, such as seniors, people with disabilities, and low income individuals. For these groups, a coordinated transportation plan is necessary to improve access, efficiency, and promote independence.
Title VI is a section of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 requiring that '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 an program or activity receiving federal financial assistance.'
Tehama County Transit Agency Board (TCTAB) is committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or otherwise subjected to discrimination under any of its programs, activities, or services on the basis of race, color or national origin. All persons, regardless of their citizenship, are covered under this regulation. In addition, TCTAB prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color or national origin in its employment and business opportunities.
Any person who believes he or she has been discriminated against on the basis of race, color, or national origin by the Tehama County Transit Agency Board (TCTAB) or TRAX may file a Title VI complaint by completing and submitting TCTAB's Title VI Complaint Form. TCTAB investigates complaints received no more than 180 days after the alleged incident.
Título VI es una sección de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964 que exige que "Ninguna persona en los Estados Unidos será, por motivos de raza, color u origen nacional, ser excluida de participar en, ser negado los beneficios de, o ser sujeto a discriminación en un programa o actividad que reciba asistencia financiera federal.
Cualquier persona que cree que él o ella ha sido objeto de discriminación por motivos de raza, color u origen nacional por el Consejo del Condado de Tehama Agencia de Tránsito (TCTAB) o TRAX puede presentar una queja del Título VI, completando y enviando el Formulario de Queja Título VI de TCTAB. TCTAB investiga las quejas recibidas no más de 180 días después del supuesto incidente.
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