Caltrans Public Forums

The California Department of Transportation’s (Caltrans) 2015 Availability and Disparity Study (Study) needs YOUR input!   The Study is being conducted to determine whether there is evidence of discrimination, or its effects, in California’s transportation contracting industry. PublicMeetingsFlyer_FINAL We want to hear about : Your experiences doing business in the local transportation contracting marketplace and working with Caltrans and local …

Caltrans FTA Disparity Study Released

Caltrans has released the FTA Disparity Study, which found that substantial disparity exists between the expected and actual participation of some disadvantaged groups on contracts funded by the Federal Transportation Administration (FTA). Caltrans has a race-neutral FTA DBE program and seeks to meet its annual DBE participation goal of 4 percent without utilizing goals on individual FTA-funded contractsThe department is accepting public comments until …