You can use this directory to search a firm’s current certification for the following list of certification types.
Firms listed in this directory have been certified as a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), Women Business Enterprise (WBE), Business Enterprise owned by People with Disabilities (BEPD), Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE), and/or an Airport Concession Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE) by the City of Chicago or one of the Illinois Unified Certification Program (IL UCP) participating agencies (Illinois Department of Transportation, City of Chicago, Chicago Transit Authority, Metra and Pace).
The contract dollar amounts committed to certified firms on city funded contracts may be eligible to be counted toward the fulfillment of the City of Chicago MBE/WBE goals. Amounts committed to DBE/ACDBE certified firms on state and federally funded contracts may be eligible to be counted towards DBE/ACDBE contract goals pursuant to 49 CFR Parts 23 and 26.
This Directory is to be used as an “informational source only” and the following must be considered:
Certification status notwithstanding, all prime contractors, subcontractors or joint venture partners are subject to final approval by the City of Chicago if proposed on a contract.
If there are any questions regarding the contents of the directory, please free to call (312) 742-0766.