Other Bids & RFQs:

Request for Proposal – Economic Development Plan
The City of Burlington (City) is updating the economic development element of its comprehensive plan and is seeking a qualified individual or firms (consultant) to provide background information and research to support this effort. The purpose of the proposed update is to comply with the periodic update requirements of the Washington State Growth Management Act (GMA). The ideal consultant will provide original and creative work product that supports compliance with GMA requirements and advances the City’s innovative planning policies. The City of Burlington is committed to using long range planning and research to inform strategic decision making.
Closing Date/Time: 8/27/2021 5:00 PM
Contact Person: Brad Johnson, Community Development Director
Qualifications: The consultant must have substantial experience working with the GMA and possess specialized knowledge of, and experience with, economic development planning, statistical and demographic analysis, and economic research. The consultant must have experience aggregating and analyzing economic and demographic data at the local level.
Download RFQ from: http://burlingtonwa.gov/Bids.aspx?BidID=39

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Land Needs Analysis – Request for Proposals
The City of Mount Vernon seeks to retain a qualified consulting firm to provide professional services to update a study named “City of Mount Vernon Commercial & Industrial Land Needs Analysis” dated September 2006, written by E.D. Hovee & Company, LLC (hereinafter 2006 study). Following is a summary of the information to be updated:
1.Employment trends utilizing information from the 2006 study for baseline information, 2016 Comprehensive Plan for intermediate information and future forecast modeling to predict 2036 figures.
2.Jobs forecast utilizing information from the 2006 Study for baseline information, 2016 Comprehensive Plan for intermediate information and future forecast modeling to predict 2036 figures.
3.and demand projections utilizing information from the 2006 Study for baseline information, 2016 Comprehensive Plan for intermediate information and future forecast modeling to predict 2036 figures.
4.Analysis on the optimum balance between jobs & residents within the City. Model should include current revenue (Sales and Property Taxes)/expenditures projections to support services (Police, Fire, Public Works and Parks) for residential/commercial lands.
Once the selected consultant has finished the requested updates the City requests analysis and recommendations on the following:
a.Effects and recommendations of and/or for residential uses that include horizontal and vertical mixed-use, infill townhome, duplex, triplex and other MFR options in the General Commercial (C-2) and Commercial – Limited Industrial (C-L) zoning districts.
b.Recommendations on quantity and distribution of residential, commercial, industrial, and public zoning districts throughout the City.
Download full RFP from: http://mountvernonwa.gov/bids.aspx?bidID=88
Closing Date/Time: 9/30/2021 4:00 PM
Contact Person: City of Mount Vernon Development Services Department Attention: Chris Phillips, Director 910 Cleveland Ave. Mount Vernon, WA 98273
Questions may be directed to Chris Phillips at: cphillips@mountvernonwa.gov. QUESTIONS VIA TELEPHONE WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.