Wyoming

Rock Springs is better than this

The mess began, funnily or sadly enough, over efforts to clean up the Bitter Creek. Questions over the city’s request for proposals (RFP) process additionally revealed more details about how Rock Springs government operates, personal concerns about transparency and trust, and factional rifts. Tension began to show back in July, but the origins stretch over multiple years, elections and administrations. ...

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RFP Process Comes Into Question Again at Rock Springs Council Meeting

Rock Springs Mayor Tim Kaumo, left, and Rock Springs Councilor Rob Zotti, right, continued to discuss the Bitter Creek Reclamation Project’s Request for Proposal process at tonight’s meeting. ROCK SPRINGS — During the Rock Springs City Council meeting Tuesday evening, the RFP (Request for Proposal) process was questioned once again during the public comments and petitions portion. The specific RFP in ...

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Back To The Drawing Board for Bitter Creek Reclamation Project

Rock Springs Mayor Tim Kaumo is flanked by Councilors Rob Zotti (left) and Ryan Greene at last night’s city council meeting. ROCK SPRINGS — Citing a lack of adequate time to review the requests for proposal, the Rock Springs City Council rejected a contract for professional services in the amount of $520,000 to JFC Engineering Surveyors for the Bitter Creek Reclamation ...

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Deadline is Friday for artists to respond to state RFP

CHEYENNE – The deadline is approaching for artists to submit to the Wyoming Arts Council’s Request for Qualifications for the Veterans Home of Wyoming Skilled Nursing Facility. The deadline for this public art call is Friday, July 17. The Wyoming Department of Health, along with the Veterans Commission and State Construction Department, are constructing the Veterans Home of Wyoming Skilled ...

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PacifiCorp launches RFP for 4.3GW of renewables

PacifiCorp has launched a 4.3GW request for proposals (RFP) to add 1,920MA of new wind capacity, as well as 1,823MW of solar and 595MW of battery storage. The utility is interested in 15- to 30-year power purchase agreements and build-transfer deals, and says most of the wind capacity will likely come from Wyoming (USA), where new transmission lines are being built. ...

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Wyoming investment board re-signs RVK as investment consultant

Wyoming State Loan and Investment Board, Cheyenne, rehired RVK as investment consultant. The board issued an RFP in February due to the impending expiration of RVK’s contract in June. Meketa Investment Group was the other finalist, said Patrick Fleming, chief investment officer. The board oversees $21 billion in seven state permanent funds, including the $8.1 billion Permanent Mineral Trust, $4.1 billion Common School ...

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