Skip Top Navigation

Office of Equal Opportunity

The Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO) manages and monitors the Washington State Department of Transportation's External Civil Rights Programs.  These programs include:

  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE)
  • Minority & Women Business Enterprises (M/WBE)
  • Small Business Enterprises (SBE)
  • On the Job Training (OJT)
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Contract Compliance (EEO CC)
  • Tribal Employment Rights Ordinance (TERO)
  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) / 504 Rehabilitation Act
  • Title VI
  • Limited English Proficiency (LEP)
  • Environmental Justice (EJ)


Proposals for NAICS Codes Changes Sought - The Office of Management and Budget is soliciting proposals from the public for changes in the North American Industry Classification System. Deadline for comments is July 21, 2014.

Preventing Discrimination in the Federal Aid Program - Free Title VI training course

    Location Date Time
Spokane August 8, 2014 10:00 am - noon

Hoffman Construction - Billion Dollar Projects Opportunities Forum  – Outreach Event
When: Monday, August 18, 2014 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Where: Garfield Community Center, Seattle

Boots to Business: Reboot – an entrepreneurship training course for Veterans
When: August 20-21, 2014
Where: Seattle

How to Prepare a Responsive Proposal - Free Class for Small Businesses
When: Wednesday, September 24, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Where: Red Wind Casino, Olympia