Tompkins County
New York


Approval of County Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Goal for 2020-2022 for the Federal Transit Administration


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Resolution/Document Body

              WHEREAS, Tompkins County is a Direct Recipient of Federal Transit Administration (FTA) grant programs and is therefore responsible for compliance with Federal regulations by sub recipients using these funds including Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit, Inc. (TCAT), Gadabout Transportation Services, Inc. (Gadabout), and other agencies, and


              WHEREAS, Tompkins County worked with TCAT and Gadabout to create a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) goal for federal fiscal years of 2020-2022, pursuant to applicable federal requirements, and


              WHEREAS, the 2020-2022 DBE goal is 1.37% of applicable capital and operating projects, and


              WHEREAS, the DBE goal may be revised in the event of competitive grant awards to the County by FTA or an increase in the number of certified DBE vendors during federal fiscal years 2020-2022, now therefore be it


              RESOLVED, on recommendation of the Housing and Economic Development Committee, That the Tompkins County Legislature approves a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise goal for federal fiscal years 2020-2022 of 1.37%, with an annual review by staff to determine if adjustments are needed.


Meeting History

Nov 22, 2019 10:30 AM  Housing and Economic Development Committee Regular Meeting
MOVER:Henry Granison, Member
SECONDER:Anne Koreman, Member
AYES:Anna Kelles, Anne Koreman, Henry Granison
EXCUSED:Deborah Dawson, Michael Sigler
Dec 3, 2019 5:30 PM Media Tompkins County Legislature Regular Meeting
MOVER:Amanda Champion, Member
SECONDER:Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, Member
AYES:Shawna Black, Amanda Champion, Henry Granison, Rich John, Anna Kelles, Daniel Klein, Anne Koreman, Michael Lane, Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, Glenn Morey, Martha Robertson, Michael Sigler
EXCUSED:Deborah Dawson, David McKenna