City Outlines Progress on Diversity Hiring Process | Private

Twenty percent of Frederick’s 2022 procurement spending went to women- or minority-owned small businesses, as the city continues to develop a program to ensure more equitable spending across city businesses.

More than $8.8 million of the $44 million the city spent on acquisitions last year went to small businesses owned by women or minorities, according to data city staff members presented to the mayor and council members at a workshop Wednesday.

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