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|December 2, 2021||LaGuardia Airport Project Doles Out $2b to MBEs||
The overhaul of LaGuardia Airport in Queens, New York has set records in contracting with minority and women-owned businesses. Additionally, the project has featured high rates of contracting with ...Read more
|October 18, 2021||8(a) Firms No Longer Required by SBA to have a Bona Fide Place of Business|
|August 7, 2021||Can San Diego's SLBE/ELBE Program Encourage More Minority and Women Contractors?|
|July 24, 2021||Alameda County Officials Undertaking Disparity Study; Possible Improvements to its ELB/SLB program|
|April 6, 2021||DBE Mentor-Protege Program Launches in Santa Clara||
In collaboration with Silicone Valley Transit Consultants (SVTC), the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) is implementing a Mentor-Protege Program with the goal of aiding the growth o ...Read more
|March 22, 2021||Oakland to Strengthen its LBE/SLBE Programs||
The City Council of Oakland, California has passed an ordinance aimed at creating easier access to city contracts for local small, POC-led, and women-owned businesses.
Council members Lor ...Read more
|January 8, 2021||San Diego SLBE Audit Finds Lack of Minority and Women Role||
A new disparity study conducted by the City of San Diego’s Office of the City Auditor has found major issues with San Diego's SLBE program. The reports details three major shortcomings:...Read more
|January 11, 2021||Jacksonville Transportation Authority launches LBE Program||
Florida’s Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) and Diversity, Equity, & Customer Advocacy Program Office has announced the launch of a local small business (LSBE) and micro-local small bus ...Read more