Together, the City of Lawrence and University of Kansas will provide safe, convenient, affordable, reliable and responsive public transportation services to enhance the social, economic and environmental well-being of the community.
Lawrence Transit System
Lawrence Transit System is a service of the City of Lawrence. Policies for Lawrence Transit System are set by the Lawrence City Commission, with recommendations from the Public Transit Advisory Committee.
The Lawrence Transit System does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age, ancestry, sexual orientation or disability in the provision of transportation services and transit-related benefits. Those who feel they have been discriminated against may file a complaint with the Public Transit Administrator, the Federal Transit Administration, and/or the U. S. Department of Transportation.
KU on Wheels
KU on Wheels is the transit system of the University of Kansas, a division of KU Parking & Transit. Policies for KU on Wheels are set by the Provost based upon recommendations from the university’s Transit Commission.
The University of Kansas prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, veterans status, sexual orientation, marital status or parental status. Those who feel they have been discriminated against may file a complaint with the University of Kansas Office of Human Resources & Equal Opportunity.
Notice to Beneficiaries
The Lawrence Transit System, a division of the City of Lawrence, Kansas, is committed to providing high-quality public transportation services and that no person is excluded from participation in or denied the benefits of its services on the basis of race, color, or national origin, as provided by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended.
Any person who believes he/she has been subjected to any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI may file a complaint by:
- Calling Customer Service at 864-4644
- E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Submitting Title VI Complaint Form (below)
- Delivering or mailing written complaint to the Public Transit Administrator, 933 New Hampshire Street, Lawrence, KS 66044
Title VI complaints must be filed within 180 days of the date of the alleged discrimination. Lawrence Transit System’s Title VI Complaint Form can be accessed below, though you are not required to use this form to initiate a complaint. All Title VI Complaints will be forwarded to the Public Transit Administrator for investigation.
If you have questions or need additional information regarding Title VI programs or policies, or to file a Title VI complaint, please contact:
Public Transit Administrator
PO Box 708
Lawrence, KS 66044
Fax (785) 832-3462
DBE Goal Available for Public Comment
The Lawrence Transit System, a division of the City of Lawrence, Kansas, has established an overall race-neutral goal of 0.14% for Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) participation on federally-assisted programs in Federal Fiscal Years 2017, 2018, and 2019.
The proposed goal was established in accordance with regulations of the US Department of Transportation (DOT), 49 CFR Part 26, as amended. The proposed goal and its rationale are available for inspection during normal business hours, at Lawrence Transit System, 933 New Hampshire Street, Lawrence, Kansas, 66044.
Public comment and inquiries will be accepted in writing until August 19, 2016. Comments may be directed to the Transit Administrator at PO Box 708, Lawrence, KS 66044.