Palm Beach County Economic Inclusion Policy

7/11/18
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Internal Stakeholder Meeting
301 N. Olive Avenue, 7th Floor OFMB Conference Room, West Palm Beach, FL
The purpose of this meeting is to introduce staff to the consultant, Mr. Franklin Lee of Tydings & Rosenberg, LLP, to discuss the importance of staff input and the process of drafting the S/M/WBE Program Policy Options Matrix (to include SBE Ordinance Revision, M/WBE program ordinance development and revisions to the OSBA PPM) which will ultimately be presented to the Board of County Commissioners for their consideration and approval.

​7/12/18
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
External Stakeholder Meeting
301 North Olive Avenue, 6th Floor Chambers, West Palm Beach, FL
Topic: Construction and Administrative Review

7/24/18
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
External Stakeholder Meeting
559 N. Military Trail, Exhibit Hall A&B West Palm Beach, FL
Topic: Professional Services (CCNA and Non- CCNA)

7/30/18
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
External Stakeholder Meeting
301 North Olive Avenue, 6th Floor Chambers, West Palm Beach, FL
Topic: Goods & Other Services
​8/14/18
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Internal/External Stakeholder Meeting
559 N. Military Trail, Exhibit A, West Palm Beach, FL
Recap of all Internal/External Stakeholder meetings and present recommendations, outstanding issues and concerns and priorities. Present draft ordinances and PPMs for staff review and external stakeholders for comments.

8/21/18
BCC Workshop
9:30 am
301 North Olive Avenue, 6th Floor Chambers, West Palm Beach, FL
Presentation and review of proposed Ordinances and PPMs to BCC.

9/18/18
Review and incorporate comments from staff and Bee for finalization of draft Equal Business Opportunity Ordinance and amendments of existing ordinances and PPMs.

10/2/18
Present final ordinances and PPMs at the First Public Hearing for new Equal Business Opportunity Program.

10/16/18
Present ordinances and PPMS for final approval by the Bee. Request direction for program implementation at Second Public Hearing for Equal Business Opportunity Program.

Palm Beach County Disparity Study

Review the Revised Draft Final Report 12-13-17 PDF Document   

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​Tonya Davis Johnson
Office of Small Business Assistance Director

50 S. Military Trail,
Suite 202
West Palm Beach, FL 33415
 

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 Interlocal Agreement

​To request an interlocal coversheet for the City of West Palm Beach or the School District of Palm Beach County, please contact the office of Small Business Assistance.

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