Office of Civil Rights

Mission Statement

The Office of Civil Rights (OCR) serves a governance role at the District for equity programs and state and federal compliance. OCR's major compliance obligations at the District focuses on the following state and federal regulations and/or programs: Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, California Labor Code, Davis-Bacon and Related Acts, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO), Environmental Justice (EJ), Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE), Small Business and Non-Discrimination Program for Subcontracting.

OCR comprrised of three divisions that support these responsiblities: Workfoce and Policy Complaince, Contract and Labor Compliance, and Economic Opportunity Policies and Programs.



BART is coming to you! Come learn about Upcoming BART Measure RR Opportunities for Small Businesses

Attend a free information meeting.

Register at:


Date: Monday, September 25, 2017

Time: 2:00pm-4:00pm 

Location: City of Pittsburg Council Chambers

  Pittsburg Civic Center

65 Civic Avenue, Pittsburg, CA 94565

For additional information or questions: or call Cindy Chan at (510) 464-6574.


For more upcoming events on Measure RR contracting opportunites, click here.

Please email if you are interested in any of the upcoming Measure RR events. In the email, indicate which event you are interested in.


For Local Small Business Verification. Download form here.

Title VI Information

Click here for Title VI Info.

Contact Information

Contract Compliance and Certification:

Ruby Smith, Program Manager II, or (510) 464-6324

Labor Compliance:

Ardis Graham, Manager of Special Projects, or (510) 464-6195