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Community Productive Day Construction Partnership Program

This program helps county residents on probation or under county supervision gain skills and training to secure meaningful employment in the construction trades. The program allows vendors and Hennepin County to work together to:

  • Reduce racial disparities in employment and income
  • Reduce recidivism with the justice system
  • Increase government contracts with small businesses
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Follow these steps to determine if your organization qualifies to be part of the program.

Step 1

If you meet all of the following requirements, your organization is eligible to apply. Your organization:

  1. Is a general contractor or specialty contractor in the construction industry
  2. Is certified by the Central (CERT) Certification Program as a small business enterprise (SBE)
  3. Has an annual gross revenue less than $18.25 million for general contractors OR less than $7.5 million for specialty contractors
    If you answered "yes" to all three questions, then your org

Step 2

  1. Complete all fields on the application form.
  2. You will receive an email from Hennepin County acknowledging your application was received.

Step 3

Your application will be evaluated. Based on your answers to the questions on the application, a decision will be made to grant or decline "partner" status to your organization. Applicants denied partner status will be offered the opportunity to receive feedback from a representative of the program concerning the strengths and weaknesses of their application.

For more information about the program see Productive Day Program.

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