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|September 12, 2023||Santa Cruz Sets 3-Year DBE Participation Goal||
The Santa Cruz METRO Board of Directors has enacted a new DBE (Disadvantaged Business Enterprise) policy to encourage the maximum participation of DBEs in all Santa Cruz METRO contracting activitie ...Read more
|September 7, 2023||Durham County Launches M/WBE Disparity Study||
Durham County is joining a long line of local administrative governments working to adopt an equitable and fair approach toward government contracting and procurement dollars.
Durham County h ...Read more
|August 27, 2023||Granite Wins $215M Ohio Sewer Contract||
Granite Construction Inc. won a $215m contract from the City of Akron, Ohio, for the construction of the Northside Interceptor Tunnel Project (NITP) to prevent combined sewer overflows to the Cuyah ...Read more
|August 21, 2023||Charles County to Update MBE/SLBE Programs||
The Charles County Government's Minority Business Enterprise Program has changed its name to Minority and ...Read more
|July 26, 2023||DBE Participation Sought by Culver City||
As a requirement of receiving federal funding under the Federal Transportation Administration (FTA) Master Agreement, Culver City Municipal Bus System (Culver CityBus) is obliged to prepare ...Read more
|July 26, 2023||Louisville to Spend $37.7m on Roads||
Louisvillians will soon be driving down improved roads, with new federal grant the state funds being put into paving and safer sidewalks. Louisville will get funding of $21 million under the Safe S ...Read more
|July 4, 2023||Gwinnett County to Check for S/M/WBE Disparities||
This year, the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners has made a budget of nearly $500,000 for a research project examining the proportion of the County's contracts granted to businesses owned by m ...Read more
|June 5, 2023||Why Government Construction Can Become SO Expensive||
The U.S. consistently breaks its records for some of the most expensive large-scale and minor projects.
Currently the federal government is seeking to rehabilitate the Northeast Corridor, t ...Read more
|May 15, 2023||D.C. Disparity Study Analyzes $8b in Contracts||
The District of Columbia has published a disparity study on the state of public procurement in the country's capital. It has focused on potential disparities for minority- and woman-owned business ...Read more
|April 26, 2023||Austin and USDOT Partner on $22b in Transportation Projects||
The City of Austin is all set to become the first-of-its-kind federal-city collaboration that will identify potentially billions of dollars in funding for infrastructure projects that offer long-te ...Read more