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
7/12/18
PDF DocumentExternal Stakeholder Meeting Sign In Sheet

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)
7/24/18

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
7/30/18


8/14/18

5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Internal/External Stakeholder Meeting
2300 North Jog Road, Hearing Chambers, West Palm Beach, FL 33411
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.
8/14/18

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
Internal/External Stakeholder Meeting
559 N. Military Trail, Exhibit A & B, West Palm Beach, FL
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Review and incorporate comments from staff and BCC for finalization of draft Equal Business Opportunity Ordinance and amendments of existing ordinances and PPMs.
RSVP to vcronell@pbcgov.org
PDF DocumentEqual Business Oppotunity Program

9/24/18
Internal/External Stakeholder Meeting
301 North Olive Avenue
12th Floor McEaddy Conference Room
West Palm Beach, FL  33401
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Review and incorporate comments from staff and BCC for finalization of draft Equal Business Opportunity Ordinance and amendments of existing ordinances and PPMs.
PDF DocumentEqual Business OpportunityOrdinance - Palm Beach County (Redlined Draft)
PDF DocumentEqual Business Opportunity Ordinance - Palm Beach County (Final Draft)


10/2/18
BCC Meeting
9:30 am
301 North Olive Avenue, 6th Floor Chambers, West Palm Beach, FL
Preliminary reading and permission to advertise for public hearing on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 an ordinance establishing the new Equal Business Opportunity Program.

10/16/18
BCC Meeting
9:30 am
301 North Olive Avenue, 6th Floor Chambers, West Palm Beach, FL
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 Final Report PDF Document