DBE – Three Year Goal

FEDERAL FISCAL YEARS: 2019, 2020, 2021


The following narrative explains the efforts of the Capital Area Transit (“CAT”) to establish a three (3) year DBE participation goal as set forth in Title 49 Code of Federal Regulations Part 26 with an effective date of March 5, 2010. CAT was required to implement the three (3) year DBE goal for Federal fiscal years: 2019, 2020, and 2021. Additionally, the methodology utilized for participation goal based on the federally-aided contracts using funds disbursed by the Federal Transit Administration (“FTA”) is outlined. The federal regulatory mandate is set forth in Title 49 Code of Federal Regulations Part 26 (Part 26).



In accordance with requirements of the U.S. Department of Transportation as set forth in 49 C.F.R. Part 26, as amended, the Cumberland-Dauphin-Harrisburg Transit Authority, DBA as Capital Area Transit, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, hereby notifies the public that, effective September 10, 2018, it has made available a copy of its 2017 Disadvantaged Business Enterprise goal at CAT DBE Overall Goal Calculation 2019-2021.  The public is invited to read and comment on the methodology until October 25, 2018.  Any public comments should be addressed to:


Capital Area Transit

Mr. Richard Farr 

Executive Director

901 N. Cameron Street

Harrisburg, PA 17101