Georgia DOT to Host Webinar for Small Business Owners Located in Northeast Georgia

Press release from the Georgia Department of Transportation

Wednesday, August 18, 10 a.m., Virtual

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 routine maintenance opportunities in Northeast Georgia.

Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs), small business owners (SBEs) and veteran-owned small businesses (VOSBs) will have the opportunity to learn about eligibility for bidding on projects funded by H.B. 170, and how to identify and respond to routine maintenance projects via the Department of Administrative Services (DOAS).

Additionally, attendees will have the opportunity to hear from Georgia DOT District 1 Assistant Maintenance Manager, Natasha Davis and Contracts Manager, Mr. Jesse Thurmond about projects forecasted in the area.

This is a great opportunity for DBEs, small business owners and veteran-owned small businesses to establish themselves as qualified contractors with the State, learn about supportive services available to them and become acquainted with the Georgia DOT Supportive Service staff.

WHAT:          SSFP Webinar Outreach 
WHEN:         Wednesday, August 18, 2021- 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.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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