Aviation

Iowa DOT seeking comment on FY 2022-2024 Disadvantaged Business Enterprise goal for FAA-funded projects

The Iowa Department of Transportation is seeking comments on its proposed fiscal year 2022 - 2024 Annual Disadvantaged Business Enterprise goal for Federal Aviation Administration-funded projects. The proposed goal of 4.1 percent was determined following federal guidelines (49 CFR 26.45). The methodology used can be viewed here. Copies can also be requested by e-mail to: shane.wright@iowadot.us or by phone: 515-239-1048. The methodology will be available for inspection until Friday July, 16 2021.

A public meeting via teleconference has been set for June 24 at 9 a.m. to discuss the proposed goal for the Iowa DOT to comply with the federal DBE Annual Goal setting process. The call-in number is 866-685-1580 Conference code: 9820640825.  Please email: shane.wright@iowadot.us to have your name added to the e-mail distribution list to receive instructions on the dial-in information.

Written comments will be received on the Iowa DOTs proposed FY 2022 - 2024 annual FAA DBE goal until Friday, July 16, 2021. Please send your comments to:

Shane Wright
Iowa Department of Transportation- Aviation Bureau
800 Lincoln Way
Ames, Iowa, 50010
(515)-239-1048
shane.wright@iowadot.us.

Kirk Brouwer
DBE/ACDBE Compliance Specialist
USDOT-Federal Aviation Administration
159-30 Rockaway Blvd.
Jamaica, NY 11434 USA
Kirk.k.brouwer@faa.gov

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