Public Meeting - September 28, 2022
MDT and BBC Research & Consulting held a public meeting on September 28, 2022, at 12:00 pm to:
- Present the results of the 2022 Disparity Study;
- Discuss the proposed Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) goal for contracts using Federal Highway Administration funds; and
- Provide an opportunity for public comments and verbal testimony.
For Federal Fiscal Years 2023 through 2025, MDT is proposing a DBE goal of 6.6%, to be achieved through race neutral means.
View the flyer for more information on the meeting, including how to register and provide comments.
The comment period on the DBE goal will close on October 16, 2022.
DBE Goal for Highway Projects: 6.5%
As of November 9, 2022,
Overall DBE Utilization: 2.6%
Construction Projects: 2.6%
Consultant Projects: 0.0%
The MDT Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program encourages and supports the participation of companies owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals in transportation contracts.