December 4: Illiana DBE and Industry Outreach Event
Illinois and Indiana Disadvantaged Business Enterprises and Industry Firms Invited to Attend
The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) along with the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) and the Indiana Finance Authority (IFA) will host an outreach event for Illinois and Indiana Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE) and other industry firms interested in bidding on work for the Illiana. The event will be held December 4, 2013 at the Holiday Inn Hotel and Conference Center in Joliet, 411 South Larkin Avenue, Joliet, IL 60436. Please click here to register.
TIER TWO STUDY STATUS
INFORMATION ON RFQ/RFP PROCESS
DBE CERTIFICATION AND PREQUALIFICATION PROCESS
WORKFORCE TRAINING PROGRAMS
About the Project:
IDOT issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) on November 8, 2013 for the Illinois portion of the project, which is due on December 19, 2013. INDOT/IFA issued an RFQ on November 12, 2013 for the Indiana portion of the project, which is due on January 10, 2014. Both are seeking qualifications by private industry partners to develop, design, build, finance, operate, and maintain the Illinois and Indiana portions of the project.
Visit the official procurement sites: http://www.dot.il.gov/desenv/transprocbulletin.html http://www.in.gov/ifa/2763.htm
About the DBE Program: The federally mandated Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program provides contracting opportunities to small businesses owned and managed by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals.
For more information about the Illiana Corridor, visit the P3 website http://www.IllianaCorridor.org/P3