Who is an LEP individual
A limited English proficient individual, as defined by the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Department of Transportation (Federal Highway Administration and Federal Transit Administration), is an individual who does not speak English as their primary language and has a limited ability to read, write, speak, or understand English.
Make an LEP Plan
If the demographic data indicates that 5 percent of the population or more than 1,000 persons within 1/2 mile of your project "speak English less than well," you will need to provide equal access to project information in their language. This may be accomplished by: