Procurement, public works, and DBE/MBE/WBE news
Maryland allocates SBE, MBE, WBE loan funds
With growth in revenue from casinos in Maryland, the contributions of those casinos to the Small, Minority and Women-Owned Business Loan Fund have also increased.
Published on June 25, 2014
NEW YORK STATE
Rochester area MBE, WBE contracting goals adjusted
Monroe County minority and women-owned businesses (MBEs/WBEs) should have an easier time finding work on construction contracts following the June 10th Monroe County Legislature meeting.
Published June 25, 2014
NCDOT holding M/WBE study meetings
The North Carolina Department of Transportation is presenting the findings of its recently completed Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprise Disparity Study at two upcoming meetings.
Published on June 24, 2014
WSDOT requests comments on proposed DBE goal
Contractors, trade and labor organizations, small and disadvantaged businesses, and others are invited to comment on WSDOT's proposed 6.9 percent overall DBE participation goal on FAA funded projects for federal fiscal years 2015 through 201.
Published on June 24, 2014
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