Washington State DOT seeks feedback on DBE goals
WA News - Published Jul 20, 2020
Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) is proposing Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) goals for fiscal years 2021-2023 for its federally-assisted contracts during that period. The various participation goals have been proposed to be: 19 percent for Federal Highways Administration funded projects; 4.8 percent for Federal Transit Administration funded projects; and 10.4 percent for Federal Aviation Administration funded projects.
Several public meetings on the proposed goal have already taken place. Comments on the proposed goals will be accepted until 5 PM, Friday, July 24, 2020, and can be emailed to Allison.Spector@wsdot.wa.gov, or mailed to:
Title VI & Equity Analyst
WSDOT, Office of Equal Opportunity
P.O. Box 47314
Olympia, WA 98504-7314.
Read WSDOT's DBE goal documentation and methodologies at https://thesubtimes.com/2020/06/23/goals-for-under-represented-firms-established-for-federally-funded-projects/