Please use the following links to find out accurate representation of information maintained by IDOT on Ridgeline Consultants, LLC Certifications of DBE and Prequalifications.

IDOT DBE Program:

Pursuant to the requirements of the federal regulations, 49 CFR part 26, all recipients of federal-aid must implement a “one-stop” certification process for Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs). As a result of this requirement, the following five state agencies, the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT), City of Chicago, CTA, Metra and Pace, have established the Illinois Unified Certification Program (IL UCP).

The IL UCP’s five participating agencies maintain this DBE Directory (Directory) to provide a reference source to assist bidders/proposers in meeting DBE contract goals. The Directory lists the firms in alphabetical order.

Online Search for UCP Directory

IDOT Consultant Prequalification:

All architectural-engineering consultants desiring to provide services to IDOT, whether as a prime or subconsultant, must be prequalified.

List of Pre-qualified Consultants