MDOT State Highway Administration Policy on Non-Discrimination and Equal Access Under the Americans with Disabilities Act

The MDOT State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) is committed to a policy of full accessibility and does not discriminate in the provision of any of its business activities. The Administration is committed to upholding the intent and spirit of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 to the fullest extent possible. This commitment extends to all programs, services and activities of SHA, such that no qualified individual with a disability shall be discriminated against on the basis of his or her disability.

It is MDOT SHA’s responsibility and desire that no person in the State of Maryland be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to, discrimination under any program or activity supported by MDOT SHA based on their disability, as provided by the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. It is also the responsibility of each and every MDOT SHA employee to work cooperatively to achieve the goals and objectives of this statement.

MDOT SHA is fully committed to the goal of achieving equal opportunity and non-discrimination for all persons in their interactions with MDOT SHA.