LOS ANGELES -- A Los Angeles County transit agency will push syndicates to include minority- and women-owned firms at significant levels for an upcoming competitive deal after scrapping a negotiated financing.

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority has a strong record of encouraging underwriting work by minority- and women-owned firms.

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