3.07 — Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Policy
As a part of the Joint Participation Agreement (JPA) with KYTC, Owen County Public Transit and its contractors and subcontractors agree to ensure that Disadvantaged Business Enterprises, as defined in 49 CFR Part 26, as amended, have the opportunity to participate in the performance of contracts. Owen County Public Transit and its contractor and subcontractors shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, or sex in the performance of any contract. The contractor shall carry out applicable requirements of 49 CFR Part 26 in the award and administration of KYTC-assisted contracts. Failure by the contractor to carry out these requirements is a material breach of this contract, which may result in the termination of the contract or such other remedy as the recipient deems appropriate.