header graphic
Connect with Onondaga County Like Us On Facebook Follow Us On X (Twitter) Watch Us On Youtube

The Office of MWBE and EEO Workforce Utilization

• A division of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion

Herman kh

Herman Howan

Contract Enforcement Officer      

                   Khalid Bey

                    Compliance Officer        

             Public Participation-MWBE











New York State Funded Projects


Onondaga County Funded Projects


30  %


*Participation of MBEs and WBEs may be in any percentage combination to meet the goal


MWBE Participation

MBE – 18 %

WBE – 12 %

Combined MBE/WBE – 30 %


**Federally funded projects should adhere to the goals specified

Workforce Participation

Minority – 18 %

Women – 12 %

Combined Minority/Women Workforce – 30 %

Onondaga County can help businesses locate certified MWBE firms looking to meet contract compliance goals. To view a *list of certified MWBEs within Onondaga County, view the list here. To view the list that has MWBE firms outside of Onondaga County, click here. To find firms using key commodity code words, click the "Ctrl" key and "F" key at the same time in order for the search box to appear.


Site work


South Salina Street Green Corridor Project





The Office of MWBE and

EEO Workforce Utilization

John H. Mulroy Civic Center, 15th Floor
421 Montgomery Street
Syracuse, New York 13202





BID Forms







 Building Front




*Onondaga County is not responsible for the verification of any minority- or women-owned business enterprise in regards to its certification. Any disputes regarding the accuracy of the information provided should be directed to the following entities based on the type of certification:


          *City of Syracuse Department of Neighborhood and Business Development (City of Syracuse MWBE Certification)


*Directory of New York State Certified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Businesses (SDVOB)


*Empire State Development Division of Minority and Women's Business Development Directory (New York State MWBE Certifictaion)

(NYS DMWBD MWBE Presentation - 5/14/19)


*New York State Dpartment of Transportation (New York State DBE Certification) via the New York State Unified Certification Program Business Directory


LCPtracker for Workforce Reporting
LCPtracker SignIn


B2GNow - Supplier Diversity Management System
B2GNow SignIn: ongov.diversitysoftware.com



Site work              Site work


                   Construction of Hillbrook Detention Center Project                                         South Salina Street Green Corridor Project 



Form A - Consultant_Contractor Detailed MBE-WBE and EEO Utilization Plan (Due at the Time of Bid)
  Form B - Contractor's Minority & Women Workforce Utilization Plan (Due at the Time of Bid)

Form B1 - Minority and Women Workforce Utilization Plan Detailed Workforce Listing
  Form C - Contractor Bid Solicitation Letter
  Form D - Minority_Women Contractor Participation Letter of Intent (Due at the Time of Bid)
  Form E - MBE_WBE Contractor Bid Proposal
  Form F - Minority_Women Contractor Unavailability Certification
  Form G - MWBE Monthly Report
  Form H - Employment Information Report HRC-1 (Due at the Time of Bid)
  Form I - Monthly Employment Utilization Report Instructions (LCPtracker Report - Bids November 2018 Onward)


Form I - Monthly Employment Utilization Report and Instructions (Bids Prior to November 2018)

Questions? For more information, contact:

Herman Howard
Contract Compliance Officer


Melvin Triche Jr

Compliance Officer Public Participation-MWBE
John H. Mulroy Civic Center, 15th Floor
Syracuse, NY 13202
Phone: 315-435-3565
E-mail: hermanhoward@ongov.net






To Provide Feedback About the Disability Accessibility of An Onondaga County Department's Website, Click Here to Access the Department's Contact Page

© 2001-  Onondaga County, New York  All Rights Reserved.   |  Ongov.net  |  Privacy Statement | Directions & Parking | Language or Disability Access Assistance