KDOT and its contractors shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, or sex in the award and performance of federal aid contracts or in DBE program administration. The KDOT will advise each contractor, through state contract specifications, that failure to carry out these requirements shall constitute a breach of contract and may result in termination of the contract or such remedy as KDOT deems appropriate. KDOT will require all employees and agents to adhere to the provisions of 49 CFR Part 26.

KDOT, in administering its DBE Program, will not directly or through contract, use criteria or methods to defeat or impair the accomplishment of the objectives of the DBE Program with respect to persons of a particular race, color, national origin or sex. In addition, other federal laws state KDOT and its contractors shall not discriminate on the basis of age, religion or veteran status.

Title VI Notice to Public

The Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, and national origin in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act. Any person who believes she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI may file a complaint with KDOT.

For more information on KDOT’s civil rights program, and the procedures to file a complaint, contact 800-854-3613; (Hearing Impaired 711); email; or visit our administrative office at 700 SW Harrison Street, 3rd Floor West, Topeka, Kansas 66603. For more information, visit

A complainant may file a complaint directly with the U.S. Department of Transportation by filing a complaint with the Office of Civil Rights, Attention: Title VI Program Coordinator, East Building, 5th Floor-TCR, 1200 New Jersey Ave., SE, Washington, DC 20590

If information is needed in another language, contact 800-854-3613.




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Disadvantaged Business Enterprise

Frequently asked questions about the DBE

Directory of Disadvantaged Business Enterprises

*This Directory contains a list of firms which the
Kansas Department of Transportation currently recognizes
as certified Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE's)
pursuant to the provisions of 49 C.F.R. Part 26 and the
KDOT DBE Program.

***Due to system upgrades and database changes, 
the Directory of Disadvantaged Business Enterprises is
not updating properly
. If you have questions on a DBE’s
certification, please contact our office directly at
785-296-7940. Thank you and we apologize for
the inconvenience.***

Disadvantaged Business Enterprises Application

Kansas DBE/ACDBE Application Personal Net Worth

DBE Program Manual

Sample Request for DBE Credit for Non-Subcontractor

KDOT Final DBE Payment Affidavit

KDOT Monthly DBE Payment Affidavit

Kansas Minority Owned Banks

Highway Construction Program for Women and Minorities



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