Questions & Answers: About METRO

On this page, you can get answers to common questions about projects, doing business with METRO and more, all in one place.


The primary criteria for METRO’s SBE certification are company size and net worth of the owner(s). The size limits are determined by the SBA standards and the maximum net worth of the owner(s) is $1.32M.

METRO accepts only the following certifications:

  • Small Business Enterprise (SBE) Certification – METRO ONLY
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Certification – Any DBE certifying agency
  • 8 (a) Certification – Small Business Administration

Learn more about the Texas Unified Certification Program (TUCP) and see the list of DBE certifying agencies in Texas.

METRO Small Business Enterprise Certification is free of charge.

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