DBE Program

Equal Opportunity
The City of High Point Transit System is committed to ensuring that all persons have an equal opportunity to receive and participate in the City of High Point Transit System contracts, helping to increase the number of Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) firms and encouraging the participation of DBE firms in prime contracting and subcontracting opportunities. It is therefore the policy of the City of High Point Transit System that DBE's shall have fair opportunity to compete for and participate on the City of High Point Transit System contracts and subcontracts, pursuant to U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) regulation 49 CFR Part 26.

Eligibility Standards
To become certified as a DBE, a business must meet the eligibility standards established by the USDOT regulation 49 CFR Part 26. The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) certifies businesses as a DBE for the state of North Carolina. For certification applications or additional information about the certification process, please contact the North Carolina DOT's Contractual Services Unit at 919-707-4800 or visit their online resource.

2014 - 2016 DBE Goal Notice
The City of High Point Transit System (Transit) hereby publishes a overall goal for its Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program for FY 2014-2016. The overall goal is 2.4% for all FTA funded projects in FY 2014-2016. The methodology used (PDF) in developing this goal is available for inspection during normal business hours at the administrative offices of the Transit Manager, High Point Transit System at:
716 W Kivett Drive
High Point, NC 27262

For additional information and questions, please contact Angela Wynes, at 336-883-3062 during normal business hours.