Seal of Dane County County of Dane
The Tamara D. Grigsby Office for Equity and Inclusion

Contract Compliance

Chapter 19, Subchapter 11 section 19.50-19.71, of Dane County Ordinances provides the authority under which Dane County administers its Contract Compliance Program.

The Contract Compliance Program enforces and monitors contractor's performance relative to workforce representation of protected groups/members. Participation and contracting opportunities for emerging small businesses and minority, women, and disadvantaged-owned businesses are also monitored.


Types of Certifications Issued by Dane County:

Emerging Small Businesses (ESB), Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), Women Business Enterprise (WBE), Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE)

Emerging Small Business (ESB) Report

The ESB listing is available on the Dane County Targeted Business Directory. An additional listing of potential ESBs can be found on the Wisconsin Department of Transportation web site. This report is used by the apparent low bidder for County projects requiring ESB Involvement. Dane County Bidder Certification Statement for ESB / DBE.

ESB Report



Affirmative Action Plan (Forms)

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Affirmative Action Civil Rights Compliance Plan
Current Work Force Analysis Form
Exemption Request for Affirmative Action Plan for Contractors
Model Affirmative Action Plan for Contractors
POS Addendum



Section 3 Economic Opportunity

What is Section 3?
HUD Section 3 Brochure