DBE Consulting Meeting – Thursday, May 23, 2019 – 1:00 PM Local Time—09 May

The Big Horn County is establishing a new overall goal of 4.46% for DBE participation for FY2019-2021 in accordance with, 49-CFR, Part 26 to receive FAA Grants for Airport Improvements. This includes consultation with general contractor groups, community organizations, and other officials or organizations which could be expected to have information concerning the availability of disadvantaged and non-disadvantaged businesses, the effects of discrimination on opportunities for DBEs, and assist Big Horn County’s efforts to establish a level playing field for the participation of DBEs. Below is the list of the anticipated contracts that will receive federal support for the next three (3) years.

Projects Fiscal Year #1 (FY-19) – $326,100.00 ($293,490.00 Federal Share)
Project 1 – AWOS Installation (Equipment Acquisition) ($200,000)
Project 2 – Snow Blower Acquisition (Equipment Acquisition) ($50,000.00)

Projects Fiscal Year #2 (FY-20) – $166,000.00 ($149,400.00 Federal Share)
Project 1 – Pavement Maintenance Project

Projects Fiscal Year #3 (FY-21) – $0.00 ($0.00 Federal Share)
No Projects are scheduled.

An open meeting to review the goal setting processes will be held Wednesday, May 23, 2019, at the Big Horn County Offices, 121 West Third, Hardin, Montana 59034 (406)665-9700, at 1:00 pm local time. Please RSVP by contacting the DBELO Candy Wells, Commission Administrator, Big Horn County Offices, 121 West Third, Hardin, Montana 59034 (406) 665-9700, Email: cwells@bighorncountymt.gov