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|August 28, 2023||Texas's Montgomery County to Undertake Largescale School Construction||
The Lone Star state is one of the fastest-growing states in the country, and counties like Montgomery County are rapidly expanding in terms of development and population size.
One example to ...Read more
|March 10, 2023||Jacobs Wins $500m Los Angeles Sanitation Project||
The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) and Los Angeles Sanitation & Environment (LASAN) chose Dallas-based Jacobs as the advanced design-build contractor for the $500 million Donald ...Read more
|September 29, 2022||New Rules for SBA 8(a), WOSB, SDVOSB, and HUBZone Firms||
The Small Business Administration (SBA) has announced a proposed rule that would significantly alter ...Read more
|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