Welcome to External Civil Rights


The External Civil Rights Division is responsible for administration of all programs related to non-discrimination, affirmative action, and equal opportunity, related to MoDOT contracting activities using federal funds. The primary programs include the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise, Contract Compliance, On the Job Training, Title VI Non-discrimination and Commercially Useful Function Programs.

  • Design-Build Opportunity in the Southwest District.  MoDOT is soliciting Letters of Interest from companies interested in providing Design-Build services for the I-44 Corridor Bridge Bundle (CBB) Project in the Southwest District.  Please find information on where to submit Letters of Interest as well as joining a virtual informational presentation on June 3, 2021 here.  Letters of Interest are due by Monday, May 24th.  Interested firms may also find more information about the project on the Design Build website.
  • MoDOT's External Civil Rights Division offers Business Development Training in St. Louis and Kansas City areas (for information see Supportive Services)





Persons who require special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act or persons who require translation services (free of charge) should contact the External Civil Rights Office (ECR) at (573) 526-2978. Persons who are Deaf or Hard of hearing may contact ECR through Relay Missouri Services at (800) 735-2966 or 7-1-1 (Toll Free – TTY) at least 3 working days in advance.