Public Transportation

Sunshine Lamp Trolley

The City of Joplin has provided an online brochure describing all the current information providing a schedule for the Sunshine Lamp Trolley.

For questions or additional information, please contact the MAPS office at (417) 626-8609.

Civil Rights & Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

The City of Joplin is responsible for ensuring that the Metro Area PublicTransit System(MAPS) and the Sunshine Lamp Trolley properly implement several civil rights laws and programs, including Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program, and the External Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) program.

Any person who believes that he or she, individually, or as a member of any specific class of persons, or in connection with any disadvantaged business enterprise, has been subjected to discrimination prohibited by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the American with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Vocational Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, as amended, may file a complaint with the City of Joplin, Human Resource Director, 602 S. Main, Joplin, MO 64801

Title VI


What is Title VI?


Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 is a Federal law that protects individuals and groups from discrimination on the basis of their race, color, and national origin in programs and activities that receive Federal financial assistance. Reference to Title VI includes other civil rights provisions of Federal statutes and related authorities to the extent that they prohibit discrimination in programs and activities receiving Federal financial assistance.

Title VI Information MAPS
Title VI Complaint Form
DBE Goal 2017-2019