KDOT and its contractors shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, or sex in the award and performance of federal aid contracts or in DBE program administration. The KDOT will advise each contractor, through state contract specifications, that failure to carry out these requirements shall constitute a breach of contract and may result in termination of the contract or such remedy as KDOT deems appropriate. KDOT will require all employees and agents to adhere to the provisions of 49 CFR Part 26.

KDOT, in administering its DBE Program, will not directly or through contract, use criteria or methods to defeat or impair the accomplishment of the objectives of the DBE Program with respect to persons of a particular race, color, national origin or sex. In addition, other federal laws state KDOT and its contractors shall not discriminate on the basis of age, religion or veteran status.

KDOT DBE goals for FFY 2013: 9.49% for FHWA Construction & .22% for FTA Planning and CTD Grants

New: OJT/Supportive Services Solicitation from FHWA

Disadvantaged Business Enterprise

Frequently asked questions about the DBE

Directory of Disadvantaged Business Enterprises

*This Directory contains a list of firms which the
Kansas Department of Transportation currently recognizes
as certified Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE's)
pursuant to the provisions of 49 C.F.R. Part 26 and the
KDOT DBE Program.

Disadvantaged Business Enterprises Application

DBE Program Manual

Sample Request for DBE Credit for Non-Subcontractor

KDOT Final DBE Payment Affidavit

KDOT Monthly DBE Payment Affidavit

Kansas Minority Owned Banks

Highway Construction Program for Women and Minorities