Section 11: Federal Funded Procurement Projects

  1. On March 12, 2007, Commissioners Court adopted the Texas Department of Transportation (TXDOT) Local Area Management Agreement. Under this Agreement, the County is further required to establish a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program in accordance with regulations of the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), 49 CFR Part 26. Bexar County receives Federal financial assistance from the Department of Transportation and as a condition of this assistance, Bexar County signed an assurance confirming that compliance with 49 CFR Part 26 will be adhered to.

    For additional information, see: http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/hep/49cfr26.htm

    Additionally, staff may reference County Administrative Policy 8.2 (Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program for Federally Funded Transportation Projects).

  2. All procurement of supplies, equipment and services utilizing Federal Funds (e.g., Federal Grant or Contract) shall be made in accordance with all applicable federal rules and regulations such as the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), Federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circular A-102, and OMB Circular A-110.

    For additional Federal Funded information, visit the following website links:

    https://www.acquisition.gov/far/
    http://www.whitehouse.gov/omb/