Uniform Certification Application
The Uniform Certification Application is accepted for DBE certification by the Illinois Department of Transportation,
City of Chicago, Chicago Transit Authority, Metra and Pace. In accordance with the IL UCP, you need only to apply to
one of the participating agencies listed above.
The attached application has been developed to determine whether your firm is eligible for Pace's DBE program
and to provide information regarding the capability of your firm in your designated area of expertise. In order to be
eligible as a DBE, your firm must meet the eligibility standards established by the U.S. Department of Transportation
(USDOT) regulation 49 CFR part 26.
If you need assistance or have questions regarding completion of the application, please contact the DBE Department
at (847) 228-4257.
Please return the completed application and PNW Statement along with all the supporting documentation to:
Pace, the Suburban Bus Division of the RTA
Attn: DBE Department
550 W. Algonquin Road