Disadvantaged Business EnterpriseGOAL


East Alabama Regional Planning and Development Commission
Areawide Community Transportation System

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Goal

The East Alabama Regional Planning and Development Commission (EARPDC) transit program, Areawide Community Transportation System (ACTS) has established a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) goal in accordance with DBE regulations and the Federal Transit Administration. The proposed DBE goal is .28%. The goal applies to EARPDC’s contracts with federal transit funding and through federal fiscal years 2023-2024-2025.

The DBE goal and our methodology to establish the goal are available on EARPDC’s website https://www.earpdc.org/transportation-services/ You may also review the goal and methodology at the offices of EARPDC, 1130 Quintard Ave. Suite 300, Anniston, AL 36201 Monday through Friday 8:00 am until 5:00 pm.

The ACTS of EARPDC welcomes your comments and suggestions that may revise our proposed DBE goal. EARPDC will accept verbal and/or written comments on the proposed DBE goal through September 16, 2022.

Our contact information:

Shane Christianproject director

Heath ComptonSenior Human Services Coordinator

The DBE Methodology and Goal will be open for discussion during the Transit Advisory Board meeting on Tuesday September 13, 2022 at 9:00 am.