City of Gardena launches DBE goals for 2025-2027

The city will also hold a meeting to consult with the public and stakeholders.

Source : Contractor News

July 2, 2024

Author : Patty Allen

PUBLIC NOTICE from The City of Gardena

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the City of Gardena, (herein referred to as "City") has established a Proposed Overall Triennial Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Goal of 3% for Federal Fiscal Years (FFYs) 2025-2027. The DBE goal is applicable to FTA-assisted contracts scheduled to be solicited and awarded during the period of October 1, 2024, through September 30, 2027. The City's Proposed Overall Goal and its rationale developed in response to DOT's Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program Regulations published under Title 49 CFR Part 26 is available for inspection and public review for thirty (30) days following the date of this Notice, from 8:30AM to 5:00PM, Pacific Standard Time, Monday through Friday at the City of Gardena's Transportation Administrative Office located at:

13999 S. Western Ave,
Gardena, CA 90249
Phone: (310) 965-8888
And electronically at

The City will also be holding a DBE Public Consultation Meeting with stakeholders that may have information concerning the availability of disadvantaged businesses and comments on the City's proposed DBE overall goal and corresponding methodology. The meeting will be conducted virtually via Zoom on:

Wednesday, July 10, 2024, at 6:00PM PST.
To participate during the meeting via Zoom Webinar, join Zoom meeting via the internet or via phone conference:
Phone Number: US: +1 669 444 9171, Meeting ID: 860 0157 8434.

Upon request, materials can be provided in alternate languages, and language translation can also be made available. All requests for reasonable accommodation must be made at least three working days (72 hours) in advance of the scheduled time date.

The City will accept comments for forty-five (45) days from the date of this Notice. Comments can be forwarded to the City at above stated address or to the Regional Civil Rights Officer, U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, Region IX, 90 Seventh Street, Suite 15-300, San Francisco, California 94103-6701.

Dated at Los Angeles, California, this 25th day of June, 2024.

Category : Disadvantaged Business Enterprises Diversity Outreach

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