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|October 6, 2021||Albuquerque Gets $1.8m for Minority Business Development Center||
The grants will be dispersed over the course of five years, coming out to $375,000 per year. “Funding will assist center operations integral to the establishment and growth of minority-owned busi ...Read more
|September 17, 2021||NY and NJ Port Authority to increase M/WBE participation|
|September 15, 2021||City of Turlock Sets out 2021-2023 DBE & ACDBE Goals|
|August 26, 2021||EPA Creates Diversity Task Force, Will Spend More With DBEs||
Earlier this month, an internal EPA email was obtained by E&E news. In it, Deputy Administrator Janet McCabe told employees of the agency that a “diversity, equity, inclusion and accessibility (D ...Read more
|August 17, 2021||SBA is Working With Congress to Codify Biden’s Raised DBE Goals|
|August 17, 2021||Minnesota DOT seeks to update its DBE and ACDBE program|
|August 13, 2021||New Orleans Convention Center Must Vote Again on Contract Bids||
The development follows challenges from bidders who did not secure the contract for hundreds of millions in upgrades to the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
Allegations of irregularities i ...Read more
|August 12, 2021||Study Says Public Private Partnerships Have Higher DBE Participation||
Researchers at the University of Maryland’s A. James Clark School of Engineering published a study recently by professor Qingbin Cui and doctoral student Kinqi Zhang in the journal Transportation ...Read more
|August 11, 2021||OMB Report IDs Major Faults in Equity in Federal Programs||
OMB, under the leadership of Acting Director Shalanda Young, consulted with a number of US and international experts of matters of equity including assessment and improvement, data science and “o ...Read more
|August 5, 2021||LA Transit ‘Mega Project’ to Link San Fernando Valley to West Side, LAX||
The project would ultimately connect the San Fernando Valley, the Westside and LAX with high-capacity transit.
Sepulveda Transit Corridor Partners includes Bechtel, Meridiam Infrastructure an ...Read more