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

AMES, Iowa – June 16, 2021 – 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).

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: [email protected] to have your name added to the e-mail distribution list to receive instructions on the dial-in information.

The methodology used can be viewed online at Copies can also be requested by e-mail to: [email protected] or by phone: 515-239-1048. The methodology will be available for inspection until Friday, July 16, 2021.

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
[email protected].


Kirk Brouwer
DBE/ACDBE Compliance Specialist
USDOT-Federal Aviation Administration
159-30 Rockaway Blvd.
Jamaica, NY 11434 USA
[email protected]


Iowa DOT ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and other nondiscrimination statutes. If you need more information or special assistance for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, contact Tonnette R. Harris, J.D., Civil Rights Bureau Director at 515-509-8814 or by email at [email protected].


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