Engineering & Transportation
The City of Salinas is currently accepting submittals for the Construction Bids linked below. Prospective bidders may view and print the packages as needed; however, it is the responsibility of prospective bidders to periodically check the website for any addenda prior to the due date.
Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs),
Small Business Enterprises (SBEs), and
Minority/Women Business Enterprise (M/WBE) Firms
Program Information and Resources
The City of Salinas is fully committed to encouraging participation of socially and economically disadvantaged, minority, women and small business firms in the performance of public works contracts financed in whole or in part with federal funds [as required by Title 49 Part 26.5, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)].
All prospective bidders are encouraged to seek services offered by certified Disadvantaged Business Enterprise firms, Small Business Enterprise firms and Minority/Woman Business Enterprise firms.
Find a DBE or M/WBE Firm:
The Department of Transportation, Office of Business & Economic Opportunity maintains the Unified Certification Program (UCP) database which includes a complete up-to-date listing of certified DBE firms and M/WBE firms. (http://www.dot.ca.gov/hq/bep/find_certified.htm)
Find a SBE Firm:
Apply for Certification
Applications for DBE certification are available at the State of California Business Forms web page: http://www.dot.ca.gov/hq/bep/business_forms.htm
Applications for SBE certification are available at the State of California Department of General Services Procurement Division web page: http://www.dgs.ca.gov/pd/Programs/OSDS/GetCertified.aspx
- Guidance Concerning Good Faith Efforts - Appendix A to Part 26
- City of Salinas DBE Program & Policy Statement
- DBE Brochure
If you have questions, please contact Public Works Labor Compliance Officer, Hilda Garcia at 831-758-7237.