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Equal Employment Opportunity /
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Section (EEO/DBE)

Joanna P. McFadden
Section Head - EEO/DBE
Email: Joanna.McFadden@ardot.gov

Phone: (501) 569-2298
Fax: (501)569-2965

The EEO Section is responsible for assuring that the Department follows its policy of equal opportunity to all individuals regardless of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age,  and disability.

The Section also certifies Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE) and ensures compliance with the Civil Rights Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act.


The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (Department) complies with all civil rights provisions of federal statutes and related authorities that prohibit discrimination in programs and activities receiving federal financial assistance. Therefore, the Department does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, age, national origin, religion or disability, in the admission, access to and treatment in the Department’s programs and activities, as well as the Department’s hiring or employment practices. Complaints of alleged discrimination and inquiries regarding the Department’s nondiscrimination policies may be directed to Joanna P. McFadden Section Head – EEO/DBE (ADA/504/Title VI Coordinator), P. O. Box 2261, Little Rock, AR 72203, (501)569-2298, (Voice/TTY 711), or the following email address: joanna.mcfadden@ardot.gov

Free language assistance for Limited English Proficient individuals is available upon request.

This notice is available from the ADA/504/Title VI Coordinator in large print, on audiotape and in Braille.




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