FDOT: Equal Opportunity Office

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Equal Opportunity Office

Victoria Smith,
Equal Opportunity Office

605 Suwannee Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399

Tel: 850-414-4747
Fax: 850-414-4879
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The Florida Department of Transportation Equal Opportunity Office (EOO) was created to administer the Department's Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) and Small Business Development Programs, and Civil Rights Programs [Title VI Program (Nondiscrimination in State and Federal Programs and Activities), and Internal and External Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Program (Title VII)].


New EEO Complaints are now paperless. To file a complaint, click here

Posted: May 30, 2018

 A Survival Guide to 1273 Field Compliance

Posted: February 2, 2018

FHWA 1273 Compliance Training took place on January 17-18, 2018 at the Brevard County Operation Center in Cocoa. The training reviewed, discussed, and analyzed the contents of FHWA 1273 and critical procedures outlined in the Equal Opportunity Contract Compliance Manual Topic 275-020-005. The training was provided in conjunction with FHWA Staff and was intended for FDOT Compliance Staff, Consultants and Industry. To review FAQs, click here


DBE Goal Methodology 2018-2020
Posted: June 16, 2017
The Florida Department of Transportation is seeking comments/questions on its proposed three-year Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) goal for the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA). Please click here to review the FHWA goal document, click here to review the  FTA document and click here to comment. Stay tuned for more opportunities to participate in the 2018-2020 DBE goal setting. Public participation encouraged by all, without regard to race, national origin, sex, age disability, religion or family status. Anyone requiring special accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act or language services (free of charge) should contact Terry Watson at (850) 414-4763 or Terry.watson@dot.state.fl.us or via Florida Relay at 711. Spanish

2018 DBE Federal Highway and Transit: Public Meetings Schedule

FHWA DBE Goal Meeting 7/21/17