PUBLIC NOTICES

DBE GOAL FOR FEDERAL FISCAL YEARS 2020-2022

The Lehigh and Northampton Transportation Authority (LANTA) hereby announces its proposed Federal Fiscal Years 2020 through 2022 goal of four and seven-tenths percent (4.7%) percent for Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) participation. A description of the goal and how it was determined is available for review during normal business hours, for 30 calendar days following the date of this notice by contacting Randy Lease, Director of Finance & Administration, LANTA, 1060 Lehigh Street, Allentown, PA 18103, 610-435-5693.

Written comments on the goals may be submitted until July 29, 2019.

Interested DBE firms are encouraged to register in LANTA’s vendor database.
LANTA FFY2020-2022 DBE Goal Calculation

By: Randy Lease
Director of Finance & Administration
June 28, 2019

DBE GOAL FOR FEDERAL FISCAL YEARS 2017-2019

The Lehigh and Northampton Transportation Authority (LANTA) has established a DBE participation goal of 5.50% of applicable Federal Transit Administration grant funds for Federal Fiscal Years 2017-2019. The methodology for determining this goal is described in this PDF document.

Current Program Information

The Lehigh and Northampton Transportation Authority (LANTA) has established a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program in accordance with regulations of the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), 49 CFR Part 26. LANTA has received Federal financial assistance from the Department of Transportation, and as a condition of receiving this assistance, LANTA has signed an assurance that it will comply with 49 CFR Part 26.

LANTA’s Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program Liaison Officer (DBELO):

Sharon Haupt, Compliance and Diversity Programs Coordinator
Lehigh and Northampton Transportation Authority (LANTA)
1060 Lehigh Street
Allentown, PA 18103
610-435-5693 x159
shaupt@lantabus-pa.gov

 

Use the links below for detailed information

About DBE

PA Unified Certification Program DBE Brochure – PDF

The Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program is designed to ensure there is an equal opportunity for socially and economically disadvantaged firms to compete for Department of Transportation (DOT) contracts. The DBE program provides a vehicle for increasing participation by DBE/ACDBE certified small businesses owned, controlled, and managed by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals. To become a certified Disadvantaged Business Enterprise please contact one of our certifying participants:

ALLEGHENY COUNTY
DEPARTMENT OF MINORITY, WOMEN, AND DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS ENTERPRISE
204 County Office Building
542 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 350-4309 | mwdbe@alleghenycounty.us
www.alleghenycounty.us/mwdbe

CITY OF PHILADELPHIA – OFFICE OF BUSINESS DIVERSITY
Philadelphia International Airport
Executive Offices | Terminals D & E | 3rd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19153
(215) 937-1801 | kathleen.padilla@phl.org
www.phl.org

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (PENNDOT)
BUREAU OF EQUAL OPPORTUNITY
P.O. Box 3251
Harrisburg, PA 17105-3251
(717) 787-5891/(800) 468-4201 | penndotucpinfo@pa.gov
http://penndot.gov/about-us/EqualEmployment/Pages/Disadvantaged-Business-Enterprise

PORT AUTHORITY OF ALLEGHENY COUNTY
DIVERSE AND DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES
Heinz 57 Building – 3rd Floor
345 Sixth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222-2527
(412) 566-5257 | cwilliams@portauthority.org
http://www.portauthority.org/paac/CompanyInfoProjects/DoingBusiness/Procurement/DBEInformation.aspx

SOUTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY (SEPTA)
DBE PROGRAM OFFICE
1234 Market Street, 11th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107-3780
(215) 580-7278 | DBEProgram@septa.org
www.septa.org/business/dbe

For more information: www.paucp.com