MOA Requesting Public Input On DBE Goals

The Municipality of Anchorage Office of Equal Opportunity (MOA OEO)OEO) proposed a 4.5% Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Overall Goal for Fiscal Years (FY) 2011-2013. As part of the goal setting process, MOA is inviting input from women and minority business owners concerning what adjustments, if any, need to be made to the proposed 4.5% DBE goal.

MOA invites information concerning availability of disadvantaged and non-disadvantaged businesses, the effects of discrimination on opportunities for DBEs, ideas and recommendations on establishing a level playing field to provide equal contracting opportunities. DBEs are encouraged to submit comments to the address below:

Municipality of Anchorage, Office of Equal Opportunity
P.O. Box 196650, Anchorage, AK 99519-6650

You may also email comments to the Office of Equal Opportunity at The deadline for responses is the end of business day on May 23, 2013.

The MOA anticipates issuing a Public Meeting notice soliciting feedback from the general public, general contractor groups, community organizations, and other officials or organizations.