For immediate release: February 8, 2013
Contact: Dan Weiller (518) 471-5300
NEW NY BRIDGE DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES FORUMS
TO BE HELD IN WESTCHESTER FEBRUARY 14 & ROCKLAND FEBRUARY 15
Governor Cuomo has made a commitment to ensuring that businesses which qualify as federally certified Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs) have a large presence in the contracts associated with the New NY Bridge. These meetings will introduce DBEs and Minority and Women Owned Business Enterprises (MWBEs) to the team from Tappan Zee Constructors and provide detailed information for businesses looking to certify as DBEs or MWBEs. Information will also be provided on the New York State Surety Program, a bond assistance program that will provide financial assistance in the form of credit support to help MWBEs and DBEs secure surety bonds and state contracts.
Thursday, February 14 – 8:30 a.m.
670 White Plains Rd.
Tarrytown, NY 10592
Friday, February 15 – 8:30 a.m.
Crown Plaza Suffern
3 Executive Blvd.
Suffern, NY 10901
Please let us know if you plan to attend these events by sending an email to: NewNYBridge.Community.Events@thruway.ny.gov. Please be sure to indicate location and date of the meeting you plan to attend.
For updated information, check our calendar at www.NewNYBridge.com.
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