MATCHMAKING EVENT OFFERED TO SMALL
ODOT leading effort to partner with DBEs, and small, women and
(Tuesday, January 30, 2018) The Ohio Department of
Transportation (ODOT) is hosting a matchmaking event for small and
disadvantaged construction and consulting businesses.
This opportunity will allow eligible parties to meet the three
teams proposing to design and construct Phase 5A (PID 104667) of the
Interstate 75 Mill Creek Expressway in Hamilton County.
The project involves widening and resurfacing I-75 from Monmouth
Ave. to just south of Mitchell Ave. and reconstructing the I-74 and I-75
interchange. The estimated
construction cost is $85 million and has a Disadvantaged Business
Enterprise Goal of 12 percent.
“The opportunity to build
business relationships through matchmaking and networking events in today’s
construction industry is tremendous,” said Administrator of ODOT’s Division
of Opportunity, Diversity, and Inclusion (DODI), Office of Outreach Terry
Tuesday, Feb. 6
10 a.m. – 12 noon
Clifton Community Center
320 McAlphin Avenue, Cincinnati
ODOT’s DODI’s Office of Outreach is tasked to create
matchmakers statewide to provide Minority, Small, and Disadvantaged Business
opportunity to meet with prime contractors and consultants.
Pre-registration for the workshop is preferred but not
The environmental review, consultation, and other actions
required by applicable Federal environmental laws for this project are
being, or have been, carried out by ODOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a
Memorandum of Understanding dated December 11, 2015, and executed by FHWA