A rugged, whitewater river flowing northward through deep canyons, the New River is among the oldest rivers on the continent. New River Gorge National River in West Virginia encompasses over 70,000 acres of land along the New River, is rich in cultural and natural history, and offers an abundance of scenic and recreational opportunities.
From: E. Melodee Stith, Director, Office for Equal Opportunity
Subject: Filing of Formal Complaints with the Department
Effective immediately, please instruct your Equal Employment Opportunity Counselors to encourage aggrieved persons to file their formal EEO complaint with the EEO Office of the bureau/office in which the claim(s) occurred. Counselors should explain that formal complaints sent to the Department are referred to the respective bureau/office for processing; therefore, selecting this filing option can cause potential delays.
Thank you for your assistance in helping us maintain timely complaint processing.
Distribution: All Bureau/Office Equal Opportunity Officers
Inquiries: Mercedes Flores, Chief of Staff, Office for Equal Opportunity, (202) 208-6120