GoCary needs your help!
Please share your feedback on GoCary’s Proposed Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Goal Update now through July 10, 2020.
GoCary hosted an informational webinar on Wednesday, June 24th. Staff provided an overview of GoCary's DBE Program and Goal Methodology and was available afterwards to answer questions and accept feedback. A recording of this webinar is available here.
In accordance with requirements of the U.S. Department of Transportation as set forth in the Title 49 C.F.R. 26, as amended, the Town of Cary, GoCary hereby notifies the public that it is recommending the following Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) goal for applicable professional services, construction and procurement contracts during the Federal Fiscal Years (FFYs) 2021 – 2023, beginning October 1, 2020 and ending September 30, 2023. The overall total goal for FFYs 2021 – 2023 to the Federal Transit Administration is 3.74%.
The proposed goal and rationale are available for inspection for 30 days from the date of this publication at:
211 N. Academy Street
Cary, NC 27511
Phone: (919) 653-7141
As a recipient of US Department of Transportation (USDOT) FTA funds, the Town is seeking public participation from all interested parties to assist in establishing DBE utilization goals for FFY 2021 – 2023. Individuals or groups with information concerning the availability of disadvantaged and non-disadvantaged businesses, the effects of discrimination on opportunities for DBEs, and ways to establish a level playing field and fair participation for DBEs are encouraged to provide information and comments on the goals for 30 days from the date of this notice.
A webinar will be hosted for those wishing to provide public comment. Hard copies of the DBE Goal and Methodology may be obtained from GoCary bus drivers or upon request to the DBE Liaison Officer.
Comments on the DBE goal will be accepted for 30 days from the date of this publication and can be presented during the webinar or sent to the following:
Brittany R. Goode
DBE Liaison Officer
Town of Cary, GoCary
P.O. Box 8005
Cary, NC 27512
Participant Access: Individuals requiring an accommodation or assistance to participate, please contact the Town of Cary, GoCary at YourRideMatters@townofcary.org or 919-653-7141. Upon request reasonable accommodations can be made for special needs related to disabilities.
Nondiscrimination: GoCary is committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from participation in or denied the benefits of its services, or subjected to discrimination on the basis of race, color or national origin, as provided by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.