As a recipient of federal financial funding of the USDOT, the LADOTD has established a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program as set forth herein and hereby provides its assurance that it will comply with the provisions of this program and the regulations of the USDOT as set forth in 49C.F.R. Part 26.
The goal of the disadvantage business enterprise program is to provide guidance on the implementation of the disadvantaged business enterprise plan of the City of Monroe so as to increase the participation of DBE businesses in procurement activities awarded by the city pursuant to DOT –assisted programs and Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 23.
Ord. No. 9090, Sec.3, 9-12-89
The City of Monroe will not exclude any person from participation in, deny any person the benefits of, or otherwise discriminate against anyone in connection with the award and performance of any contract covered by 49 C.F.R. Part 26 on the basis of race, color, sex, or national origin.