Diversity and Inclusion

Diversity and Inclusion

IDOT ensures employment opportunities, transportation programs, activities and services are provided in a non-discriminatory manner in accordance with state and federal law.

We encourage broader economic and professional growth, provide fair opportunities for socially and economically disadvantaged individuals to join in providing safe, cost-effective transportation throughout Illinois.

IDOT administers the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program, a federally mandated program offering minorities, women and other eligible small businesses opportunities in highway, transit and airport contracts that are federally and state funded.

For more information on becoming a certified DBE, please visit the DBE Certification page on the IDOT website.