Community Transit promotes and encourages small business participation, which include small, minority and women owned businesses in its procurement opportunities.
The agency is interested in firms that demonstrate a commitment to equal employment opportunities and encourages firms to employ a workforce that reflects the regions diversity and to adhere to non-discrimination provisions.
To be considered as a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE), firms must be certified by the Washington State Office of Minority and Women's Business Enterprises (OMWBE) prior to the bid/proposal submittal date. Information regarding Disadvantaged Business Enterprises currently certified with the State of Washington is available at http://www.omwbe.wa.gov/
Community Transit, in partnership with Economic Alliance of Snohomish County, has developed a program to support small businesses.
Our objectives are to:
To apply for the Business Development Program download and complete this Fillable BDP Application (PDF). More information about the Small & Disadvantaged Business Development Program is available for download as a PDF here.