The City of Austin’s Small and Minority Business Resources Department (SMBR) is requesting public comment on the proposed Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program Plan (Part 26) for Fiscal Years 2016-2018.
The DBE Program Proposal sets new goals for participation on federally-funded contracts on and around Austin Bergstrom International Airport (ABIA).
PowerPoint Presentation from Stakeholder Meeting held on August 18th
Goal Methodology Detail:
- Step 1: Actual Relative DBE Availability
- Step 2: Adjustments to Step 1 Base Figure - Detail
- Step 2: Adjustments to Step 1 Base Figure - Past History Participation
DBEs are socially and economically disadvantaged small business owners who work on federally-funded airport, highway and public transit contracting projects across Texas.