The Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program was created to provide a level playing field for small, minority- and women-owned companies wanting to do business with agencies receiving federal funds from the U.S. Department of Transportation.
Tyler Pounds Regional Airport Goal Period: October 1, 2015 through September 30, 2018
DOT-assisted contract: DBE GOAL: 6.40%
Businesses interested in becoming certified as a DBE must complete and submit an application through the Texas Unified Certification Program (TUCP) to the appropriate certifying agency in Texas.
FAA DBE Program
TXDOT DBE Program
Texas Unified Certification Program