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The Comet
The Comet

What’s New


posted by John Andoh
June 2, 2019

In accordance with 49 CFR §26, the Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority (The COMET) has established a proposed overall goal for participation of Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs) on Federal Transit Administration’s funded projects for Federal Fiscal Years (FFY) 2020 -2022.

The Proposed Overall DBE Goal is 5.7% with a 2.5% projected to be met through “race-neutral” measures, and 3.2% projected to be met through “race-conscious” measures.

The goal statement and methodology will be available for public inspection during business hours, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., at The COMET, 3613 Lucius Street, Columbia, South Carolina.

The COMET will accept written comments for a period of thirty (30) days from today, May 30, 2019. The comment period will end on June 30, 2019. Written comments must be submitted to Arlene Prince, Director of Regulatory Compliance and Civil Rights Officer, The COMET, 3613 Lucius Street, Columbia, SC 29201 or via email at