Public Notice: 10/29/19 Proposed Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Goal for 2020-22

Tompkins County and Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit, Inc. & Public Web Meeting/Conference Call on Friday, November 1, 2019 @ 1 PM

Tompkins County and Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit, Inc. announce a proposed DBE goal for Fiscal Years 2020, 2021, and 2022 goal of 1.37% for participation on contracts assisted by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA).

The proposed goal and its rationale are available for public review for the next 30 days:

  • By downloading the file below:
  • During normal business hours from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, at the offices of Tompkins Consolidates Area Transit, Inc., 737 Willow Ave, in Ithaca, NY 14850, and on TCAT’s web page at

Written comments will be accepted by Tompkins County/Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit, Inc. for 30 days following publication of this notice.  This Federal Fiscal Year 2020-2022 goal may be adjusted by any comments received.

Interested parties are encouraged to submit comments to:

Michael Smith, DBE Officer     or     Dwight Mengel, Chief Transportation Planner
TCAT, Inc.                                            Tompkins County DSS
737 Willow Avenue                             320 W. Martin Luther King Jr/State Street
Ithaca, NY 14850                                Ithaca, NY 14850

​Comments may also be submitted to the Federal Transit Administration, Region 2, Attention: Civil Rights Officer, One Bowling Green, New York, NY 10004-1415.

The County and TCAT will hold a web-meeting/conference call on November 1, 2019 from 1-2 PM to give an overview of upcoming contracts, answer questions and gather input on the triennial goal development.


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