Georgia DOT to host information session for local small business owners interested in state supporting funding program

The session if for business and resource opportunities in Barrow, Dawson, Elbert and Walton counties

ATLANTA, GA – The Georgia Department of Transportation (Georgia DOT) State Supported Funding Program (SSFP) is hosting an online webinar for small business owners interested in learning about available resources and project opportunities in Barrow, Dawson, Elbert and Walton Counties.

Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs), small business owners and veteran-owned small businesses will have the opportunity to learn how to connect with primes on these projects, the SVDBE project goal, the subcontractor work scopes needed, and the eligibility requirements for bidding on projects funded by H.B. 170. Attendees will have an opportunity to hear directly from Georgia DOT personnel. Also, firms who are ready, willing, and able to provide their services on bridge projects, have unique opportunities to perform work. 

This is a great opportunity for DBEs, small business owners and veteran-owned small businesses to gain insight into the Agency’s procedures and goals and to establish themselves as qualified contractors with the State. They will learn about available free supportive services and become acquainted with the Georgia DOT personnel and Supportive Service staff. 

WHAT:           SSFP – DBE, Small Business & Veteran-owned Small Business Capital  Maintenance Information Outreach 
WHEN:          Wednesday, June 1st, 2022 – 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
WHERE:        Virtual/Online Event – Register Here!
COST:            FREE for DBEs, Small Businesses and Veteran-Owned Small Businesses
CONTACT:    Anthony Miles,, 678-420-5500

The State Supported Funding Program conducts events and workshops across Georgia. To find an upcoming event near you see our event calendar at For information about the Georgia DOT State Supported Funding Program, visit

Georgia Department of Transportation plans, constructs and maintains Georgia’s state and federal highways. We’re involved in bridge, waterway, public transit, rail, general aviation, bike and pedestrian programs. And we help local governments maintain their roads. Georgia DOT and its nearly 4,000 employees are committed to delivering a transportation system focused on innovation, safety, sustainability and mobility. The Department’s vision is to boost Georgia’s competitiveness through leadership in transportation.

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