By: Corinne Ramey
Date: February 27, 2015
Related Staff: Guillermo Mayer
Race and transportation have long been intertwined. There has been tremendous progress within the past century, but discrimination, while certainly less overt, remains today. In this article, President & CEO Guillermo Mayer is quoted on Title VI and the link between civil rights and transportation.
“That case really crystalized the link between civil rights and transportation more than any other case in recent history,” says Guillermo Mayer, president and chief executive of Public Advocates, who has worked on more recent Title VI lawsuits and administrative complaints, including with the Bus Riders Union.