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Draft Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program & Goal Setting Methodology

View/Download: Draft Unitrans DBE Program and Goal-Setting Methodology

Unitrans has established a Proposed Overall Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Goal of 1.0%, for Federal Fiscal Years 2018-2020. The DBE Goal is applicable to DOT-(FTA) assisted contracting opportunities scheduled to be awarded during the period of October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2020. Unitrans’ Proposed Overall DBE Goal and its rationale (developed in response to U.S. Department of Transportation’s Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program Regulations published under Title 49 CFR Part 26) are posted the Unitrans web site at www.unitrans.com, and is available for inspection for thirty (30) days following the date of this Notice, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Pacific Daylight Time, Monday through Friday at the Unitrans Business Office located at:

Unitrans

5 South Hall

1 Shields Ave

Davis, CA 95616-8759

ATTN: Teri Sheets, Assistant General Manager

Unitrans seeks input from minority, women, and general contractor groups, community organizations, other interested agencies and organizations, and the general public on the availability of both disadvantaged and non-disadvantaged businesses, the effects of discrimination on contracting opportunities for DBE firms, and efforts that could level the playing field for the participation of DBE firms in business and contracting opportunities offered by Unitrans.

Comments will be accepted for thirty (30) days from the date of this Notice. Comments can be forwarded to Ms. Teri Sheets at Unitrans at the above stated address or by email to agma@unitrans.com. Comments may also be sent to Ms. Lynette Little, Civil Rights Officer, U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration, 90 Seventh Street, Suite 15-300, San Francisco, CA, 94103.