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Business Outreach Committee (BOC) | DBE Certification Event

Business Outreach Committee (BOC) | DBE Certification Event

Thursday, March 26, 2020 10:30am to 1:00pm


Presented by Business Outreach Committee (BOC), a consortium of Bay Area transit and transportation agencies, and certifying agency members of the California Unified Certification Program.

This free event will include an overview of the U.S. Department of Transportation DBE Program as stated in 49 Code of Federal Regulations 26, Subparts D and E, Certification Standards and Procedures. Certifying agencies will guide applicants through the online DBE certification application and explain the required supporting documents that you need to submit with your DBE certification application. Certifiers from CALTRANS, SAMTRANS, SFMTA, and VTA will be available to answer your questions! Network with BOC member agencies to learn of upcoming contracting opportunities.

Benefits of DBE Certification

  • Increased opportunities to participate in federally-funded/assisted projects.
  • Accessible to primes needing to meet DBE goals established on projects
  • Mentor protégé opportunities
  • Federal certification highly recognized nationwide

The purpose of this event is to encourage and assist small and emerging businesses to become DBE certified! Prior to attending this workshop, please review the following documents to better prepare for questions.

You may also review the above documents online by going to

Registration/Networking Begins: 10:30AM - 11:00AM

Presentation Begins: 11:00AM - 1:00PM

Registration is required and space is limited. Reserve your seat today!


For More Information:

contact Sheila Evans-Peguese at or 415-701-4436


Downlod the flyer HERE.

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
1 South Van Ness Avenue 2nd Floor, Atrium Conference Room
San Francisco, CA 94103

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