The City of Yakima hereby announces its proposed Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) participation goal of 4.24% for FAA-funded contracts/agreements. In keeping with 49 CFR 26.45(g), an open teleconference will be held from 10:00 – 11:00 am PST on July 20, 2021. During this time, interested parties may call in to discuss the proposed 2022-2024 DBE 3-year goal. The telephone number for this teleconference is 1-800-377-8846 and the participant code is 62197970#. The intent of the call will be to obtain input from various groups on the methodology of this goal setting and consider any suggestions or changes that may need to be made prior to submission of this goal to the FAA Office of Civil Rights.

A copy of the proposed DBE goal and the calculations used to determine this goal may be obtained by contacting Diane Zipperer at

Written comments on the DBE goal will also be accepted for 30 days from the date of this publication and can be sent to the following:

            Yakima Air Terminal                               or         FAA Western-Pacific Regional Office

Attn: Rob Peterson                                      Office of Civil Rights

              Airport Director                                               777 S. Aviation Blvd.  Suite #150

            2406 W. Washington Ave., Suite B                      El Segundo, CA 90245

            Yakima, WA 98903