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January 30, 2013

TxDOT offers small business workshop

DALLAS — The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will hold a free three-day workshop February 11 to 13 on requirements for Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs), Historically Underutilized Businesses (HUBs) and Small Business Enterprises (SBEs) to work on TxDOT projects.

The workshop is being held by TxDOT’s Office of Civil Rights at the DFW Minority Supplier Development Council, 8828 N. Stemmons Freeway, suite 550, Dallas, TX 75247.

Topics of the workshop include:

• Trucking certification

• Bonding

• Payroll reporting

• Upcoming opportunities in construction

All interested persons are invited and encouraged to attend this training in order to competitively apply to subcontract construction work for primary contractors on large construction projects that have goals for participation of these qualifying businesses.

Although the workshop is free, participants must register and the number of participants is limited. Learn more about the workshop and register at  http://www.txdot.gov/inside-txdot/office/civil-rights.html then select “Specialized Workshops.”

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