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Recent changes have been made to Disadvantaged
Business Enterprise (DBE) guidance and documents to be included in
specifications. Please contact Dr. Bagher Sami for details.
A goal-oriented system has been established to promote disadvantaged business enterprise (DBE) participation by providing construction services, professional services, supplies, and/or equipment on State Revolving Fund Loan-funded water and wastewater projects.
During the pre-bid and post-bid phases of the project, it is the Loan Recipient's responsibility to ensure, document, and certify that Bidders make a good faith effort to solicit for sub-contractor participation by DBE subcontractors, service professionals, suppliers, and/or equipment vendors on all SRF-funded projects.
During the pre-bid and post-bid phases of the project, it is the Bidder's responsibility to make a good faith effort to secure participation by DBE subcontractors, professional service providers, suppliers, and/or equipment vendors.
Ms. Jeanette L. Brown, Director; U.S. Small Business Administration
Mr. W. Clinton Smith, District Director, or other certifying agencies.