2022 Disparity Study

We are pleased to share with you the final results of the Disparity Study. Commissioned by the Austin City Council in 2020, the report uses qualitative and quantitative data to assess the effectiveness of the City’s M/WBE procurement program.

The report and its subsequent findings and recommendations was spearheaded by Colette Holt & Associates (CHA), a Texas-based national law and consulting firm specializing in disparity studies, affirmative action contracting programs, expert witness services, compliance monitoring and strategic development related to supplier diversity initiatives.

The full report can be downloaded below.

City of Austin Disparity Study Report 2022 

Recommendations for the Disparity Study Report 2022 


Public Comment 

Feedback regarding the City of Austin Disparity Report Study may be submitted by email at DisparityStudy@austintexas.gov


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