DBE Goal Calculation 2016-2018

In accordance with requirements of the U.S. Department of Transportation as set forth in 49 C.F.R. Part 26, as amended, the Topeka Metropolitan Transit Authority in Topeka, Kansas, 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 period beginning October 1, 2015 and ending September 30, 2018. The overall DBE goal for the 3-year period is 1.47%; the Race Neutral goal is 0.22%, and the Race Conscious goal is 1.25%. Information pertaining to this goal and a description of how it was selected is available for inspection from 8:00am to 5:00pm (Central Time) at the Topeka Metropolitan Transit Authority Administrative Office, 201 North Kansas Avenue, Topeka, Kansas   66603 for 30 days following the date of this notice. Written comments on this goal will be accepted for 45 days from the date of this notice. The comments are for informational purposes only and may be sent to the DBE Liaison Officer, same address, or to the Regional Civil Rights Officer, Federal Transit Administration, Region VII, 901 Locust Street, Room 404, Kansas City, Missouri 64106.