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|January 6, 2023||Oregon DOT Exceeds DBE Goals||
The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) is in charge of building and maintaining all state and federal highways, passenger and freight rail networks, bikeways, aircraft, waterways, and port ...Read more
|January 6, 2023||City of St. Petersburg Takes Steps to Improve M/WBE Program||
In response to the findings of the City of St. Petersburg's Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (M/WBE) Disparity Study, the City's Procurement Department is solidifying efforts to ensur ...Read more
|November 27, 2022||Arizona DOT Seeking Public Input on DBE Goals||
To promote equal access and non-discriminatory practices for federal funded projects, the US Department of Transportation (USDOT) has made it mandatory for all state DOTs to implement the Federal D ...Read more
|November 21, 2022||San Jose Launches M/WBE, LGBTQ, VetBiz Disparity Study|
|November 11, 2022||The City of Toledo Releases M/WBE Disparity Study||
When it comes to encouraging and providing opportunities for minority and women-owned businesses, the city of Toledo in Ohio, does an excellent job. However, room for improvement does exist.
|August 31, 2022||Study Shows Disadvantages For M/WBEs In Central Louisiana||
A recently published disparity study for the City of Alexandria in central Louisiana shows how minority and women-owned firms face an uneven playing field when vying for city contracts.
|August 24, 2022||City Of Portsmouth Undertakes M/WBE Disparity Study To Provide Equal Opportunities|
|August 2, 2022||Santa Clara County M/WBE, DVBE, LGBTQ Disparity Study Looking For Feedback||
Disparity studies determine whether a government entity has engaged in exclusionary practices in the solicitation and award of contracts to minority, women-owned, and ...Read more
|July 20, 2022||Disparity Study Finds Austin’s M/WBE Program is a Success||
As part of the increasing emphasis on supplier diversity, a number of cities across the country are reviewing their procurement of goods and services. The Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA ...Read more
|June 7, 2022||San Diego Aiming for More Diverse Participation in Public Works||
San Diego seeks to become California’s leading city in bringing about public works participation for women and minority owned firms. City officials also want to tackle any barriers that disabled ...Read more