CITY OF CENTRAL
REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS FOR PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING/DESIGN SERVICES FOR CULVERT REPLACEMENT PROJECT
Solicitation No: 2021-002 1.0 INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND
The City of Central (“Central”) invites qualified firms to respond to this Request for Qualifications (“RFQ”) by providing a Statement of Qualifications (“Statement”) demonstrating the firm’s experience with similar projects and professional qualifications. Central seeks the contract with an Engineering/Design firm licensed in Louisiana and experienced in providing design and construction phase services for the Culvert Replacement Project (“Project”).
Central seeks to obtain funding for and to replace culverts at 16 locations shown on Exhibit A as described on Exhibit B using funds through FEMA’s Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (“HMGP”) and HUD-CDBG-DR Funding.
The Project completion date is no later than December 31, 2022 with an anticipated completion date for Phase 1 in August of 2021. The Project cost is estimated at $4,338,993.00, Exhibit C.
Two printed copies of Statement and an electronic version in PDF format must be submitted to:
City of Central Mayor’s Office, City Hall 13421 Hooper Road, Suite 8 Central, LA 70818
or submitted to: www.centralbidding.com on or before to Friday, April 30, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. CST: Respondents are solely responsible for the timely delivery of Statements. Failure to meet the deadline
shall disqualify Respondent.
Statements (except information appropriately designated as confidential in accordance with R.S. 44:1, et seq.) are public records. All materials submitted in response to this RFQ become the property of Central upon receipt whether or not Respondent is selected. Any Statement marked as confidential or proprietary in its entirety may be deemed non-responsive.
Costs associated with developing Statements, preparing for presentations, if any, and any other expenses incurred by the Respondent to respond to this RFQ are entirely the responsibility of the Respondent and will not be reimbursed by Central.