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Equal Opportunity Office

Office Manager
Larry Ellis,
Equal Opportunity Office

605 Suwannee Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399

Tel: 850-414-4747
Fax: 850-414-4879
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The Florida Department of Transportation Equal Opportunity Office (EOO) was created to administer the Department's Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program, Title VI Program (Nondiscrimination in State and Federal Programs and Activities), and Internal and External Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Program (Title VII).


FDOT Secretary Boxold Applauds Governor Scott for Signing Transportation Bill that Speeds Project Delivery, Reduces Costs and Enhances Business Climate
April 4, 2016
The signing of the bill included the Business Development Initiative (BDI) becoming a program the Department will use starting July 1, 2016. For the press release, click here

DBE Program
Posted: November 4, 2014
A video produced by the Departmental Office of Civil Rights (DOCR) that provides a quick overview of the DBE program, to view click here.

2015 DBE Federal Highway & Transit: Explanation of Goals & Methodology
Posted: June 10, 2014
The overall goal for the Florida Department of Transportation’s (FDOT) Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program for FHWA assisted contracts and for FTA assisted contracts are established on a triennial basis.  The overall goal for federal fiscal years 2015 -2017 has been set at 9.91% for FHWA assisted contracts and 8.72% for FTA assisted contracts utilizing the methodologies described in 49 CFR Part 26.
To view the DBE Federal Highway & Transit Goals & Methodology, visit the DBE Goal webpage.

2014 Contract Compliance Workbook
Posted: December 30, 2013
The 2014 Contract Compliance Workbook is now available for review. To visit the workbook page, click here.