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Notice of Public Meeting: Disadvantaged Business Enterprise

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise | Goals FY 2017 -2019

Notice is hereby given that the Jacksonville Transportation Authority announces its proposed DBE goal of 19.27 percent for FY 2017-2019. Funds expended for USDOT assisted contracts are affected by this goal. The goal is exclusive of JTA's expenditures for transit vehicles. A public workshop regarding the goal will be held on Tuesday, July 12, 2016 (5:30 PM) at Florida Department of Transportation (District 2) Training Facility, located at 2198 Edison Avenue, Jacksonville, Florida 32204.

It is the intent of the JTA that this expenditure goal be obtained through a race neutral and race conscious program to the maximum extent feasible. A copy of the proposed goal statement is available for review during normal business hours at the JTA Administrative Office. Comments may be directed to Ken Middleton, Diversity & Equity Senior Manager or Dee Foster, Regional Civil Rights Officer at the addresses listed below:

Jacksonville Transportation Authority

Attention: Ken Middleton

Diversity & Equity Senior Manager

121 West Forsyth Street, Suite 200

Jacksonville, Florida 32202

 

Federal Transit Administration, Region IV

Attn: Dee Foster

Regional Civil Rights Officer

230 Peachtree Street

Atlanta, Georgia 30303

 

JTA will accept written or oral comments on the goal for (30) days following the date of this notice.

Special accommodations (including Braille, large print, sign language interpreters or other assistance) for persons with disabilities are available upon request. To assist us in meeting specific needs, prior notice of at least (5) business days would be appreciated. Contact Diane Hansen at (904) 632-5221 | dhansen@jtafla.com.