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Documents show DIA wants final Jacksonville Landing park design by August 2021

The city plans to spend up to $300,000 to solicit designs for a minimum 4.5-acre riverfront “park/plaza” at the former Jacksonville Landing site. A draft request for proposals would spend up to $300,000 to create three options for the Downtown riverfront plaza.  Draft documents from the Downtown Investment Authority show the city plans to spend up to $300,000 to solicit ...

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New details on DIA’s vision for riverfront park at former Landing site

For more than three decades, the Jacksonville Landing was an iconic piece of Jacksonville’s downtown — a symbol of hopes for urban renewal and then a sign of downtown’s stagnancy. Now, as the city is moving forward with a request for proposals to redevelop the property, the Downtown Investment Authority is hoping the park that occupies that space can be ...

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Proposals – Internet Service Providers

Brevard Housing Authority seeks competitive proposals from qualified internet service providers to build out a network of access points for Brevard Housing residents in their homes. Contact Rhodney Norman at rnorman@haca.org for the full RFP. Proposals due by 12:00 noon on 12/10/2020. Source: https://www.transylvaniatimes.com/story/2020/11/23/legal-notices/proposals-internet-service-providers/47253.html

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City to move forward with park at former Jacksonville Landing site

The Landing Property The Downtown Investment Authority will solicit requests for proposals for a public park at the site of the former Jacksonville Landing, the downtown shopping center torn down earlier this year, with a process set up that would allow public input on the final design.  During the DIA’s Nov. 18 meeting, CEO Lori Boyer explained that the RFP ...

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Miami-Dade seeks proposals to develop mixed-use project at Vizcaya station

2.6-acre property would be redeveloped through 99-year ground lease Vizcaya Metrorail Station Miami-Dade County issued a request for proposals to develop the property next to the Vizcaya Metrorail Station, near the entrance to Miami’s Brickell neighborhood. Proposals are due to the county by Nov. 30 for the 2.6-acre property at 3205 Southwest First Avenue, documents show. The development agreement would ...

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OUC should test market before spending on fossil fuels | Commentary

On Aug. 7, 2017, Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer and the Orlando City Council unanimously passed a resolution setting a course to power Orlando with 100% renewable energy by 2050. Our city leaders recognized that our world is facing a climate crisis and stepped up to meet the moment. Since that day, the question remains: will OUC carry out the vision ...

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GAO Holds that Emailing Proposal Did Not Substitute for Uploading Proposal to DOD SAFE

In previous blogs, we discussed the problems that contractors can have when they submit their proposals electronically to the contracting agency but the proposal is not received (or is received late) by the agency. Many government solicitations provide for electronic submission of proposals and, for Department of Defense (DoD) solicitations, the method of submitting the proposal can be the DoD ...

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Internet Service Provider – Brevard Housing Residents

Internet Service Provider – Brevard Housing Residents Brevard Housing Authority seeks competitive proposals from qualified internet service providers to build out a network of access points for Brevard Housing residents in their homes. Contact Rhodney Norman at rnorman@haca.org for the full RFP. Proposals are due by 12:00 noon on 11/17/2020. Source: https://www.transylvaniatimes.com/story/2020/10/26/legal-notices/internet-service-provider-brevard-housing-residents/46922.html

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RFP Issued by Indian River County Hospital District, Florida

The Indian River County Hospital District has posted an RFP seeking proposals to operate a Mental Health with secondary substance use treatment Intensive Outpatient Program in Indian River County for Indian River County Residents. Pre-Submission Conference Date: November 10, 2020, at 10:00 AM. Proposal Due Date & Time: November 13, 2020, at 5:00 PM. www.irchd.com CLICK HERE FOR A COPY OF THE ...

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City Council appearance signals long road ahead for Pinch District tower

The Pinch District project’s architect said the original rendering that has been publicized was only meant to show the location of the tower. It’s design would more closely resemble the SLS Brickell in Miami, which is pictured here. When the development team behind the $180 million Pinch District tower made its City Council presentation on Tuesday, it was apparent that ...

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Orlando Melbourne International Airport issues RFP for long term ground lease of T-hangars

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City Commission Approves New State and Federal Lobbying Contract

On Wednesday, Oct. 14, the City Commissioners approved the adoption of a new lobbying contract that will combine both federal and state lobbying services, as opposed to the current model that maintains separation between the two levels of government. The annual fiscal impact of the contract will be $50,000. Five years ago the city was paying $220,000 per year for state and ...

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THE SHERIFF OF NASSAU COUNTY, FLORIDA Notice of Addendum to RFP; NCSO-20-R-002:

THE SHERIFF OF NASSAU COUNTY, FLORIDA Notice of Addendum to: RFP; NCSO-20-R-002:  NASSAU COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE PUBLIC SAFETY TRAINING COMPLEX ADDENDUM NCSO-20-R-002-1   Notice is hereby given regarding the Nassau County Sheriff’s Office (“NCSO”) solicitation for Request for Proposal (“RFP”)  for Land Clearing & Earth Work- Nassau County Sheriff’s Office Public Safety Training Complex. .  The following revision is being made to ...

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Outlook As Expected, Simply Too Cheap: Elevate Credit Inc. (ELVT) and Resolute Forest Products Inc. (RFP)

RAYMOND JAMES FINANCIAL SERVICES bought a fresh place in Elevate Credit Inc. (NYSE:ELVT). The institutional investor bought 567.0 thousand shares of the stock in a transaction that took place on 6/30/2020. In another most recent transaction, which held on 6/30/2020, BRIDGEWAY CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, IN bought approximately 346.1 thousand shares of Elevate Credit Inc. In a separate transaction that took place ...

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Exclusive: Orlando Utilities Commission to build downtown vehicle charging area

OUC is preparing to build a downtown charging station with 22 electric vehicle chargers on Robinson Street. The project is expected to be completed in 2021. Orlando Utilities Commission plans to build a $1.04 million electric-vehicle charging station in downtown Orlando. It will feature 22 charging stations: 16 for Tesla vehicles and six universal chargers. The project — to be ...

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Hillwood continues prospect talks at Alliance Florida at Cecil Commerce Center

Negotiations are ongoing with prospects whose needs total about 1 million square feet of industrial space. Hillwood, the developer of AllianceFlorida at Cecil Commerce Center, told the city Sept. 28 that it continues to work with a prospect that wants to lease a 270,000-square-foot build-to-suit facility at the West Jacksonville business park. The unidentified prospect initially wanted a 500,000-square-foot center ...

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PCB buying 60 body cameras for police

PANAMA CITY BEACH — Local officials recently agreed to spend $260,000 during the next five years to buy body cameras for police officers in an effort to improve safety with the public. The purchase will provide the Panama City Beach Police Department with 60 body cameras and enough cloud storage for future recorded encounters. The department currently has 71 sworn-in officers and no body ...

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Go behind the $70M health care tech deal between Tampa General Hospital and Philips

The new partnerships are significant as it would allow the hospital to have early and ongoing access to the latest innovations. Tampa General Hospital’s strategic plan to implement the latest technology and save on costs is getting a big head start by partnering with some of the largest health care tech giants. This week, the hospital announced a seven-year strategic partnership with ...

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Heat’s Udonis Haslem joins developer in request for $16M in incentives for Wynwood project

Magellan Housing and Haslem Housing Ventures want to build Wynwood Works at 2043 N. Miami Ave. Magellan Housing teamed with Miami Heat veteran Udonis Haslem to request $16.4 million in funding from the city of Miami to build affordable and workforce housing in Wynwood. The city’s Omni CRA will consider Sept. 24 selecting Magellan Housing and its partners, including Haslem Housing Ventures, ...

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Six Steps To Efficiently Navigate The Changing RFP Process

Founder and CEO of The Bid Lab, a bid consulting firm. Covid-19 is changing aspects of society each and every day, and the RFP process is not immune. From project management to design and submission, clients’ needs during the pandemic are evolving.  Companies must deliver on new and changing expectations in an unprecedented time, which can be challenging for even the ...

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Contract for Milwaukee Child Welfare Case Management Services

The Department of Children and Families (DCF) issued a request for proposal (RFP) for case management services for the Milwaukee child welfare system. Consistent with state procurement requirements, DCF is conducting a competitive RFP procurement process for the next round of these contracts. DCF administers the child welfare system in Milwaukee County through the DCF Division of Milwaukee Child Protective ...

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THE SHERIFF OF NASSAU COUNTY, FLORIDA REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP) NCSO–20-R-001

THE SHERIFF OF NASSAU COUNTY, FLORIDA REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Sheriff of Nassau County, Florida invites sealed proposals for: NCSO–20-R-001 PROJECT DESCRIPTION Nassau County, Florida Sheriff, Bill Leeper is requesting qualified firms to submit a proposal to supply sand fill material for use in constructing training facilities at the Nassau County Sheriff’s Public Safety Training ...

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Orlando, Fla., scoping for record keeper for 2 DC plans

Orlando, Fla., is searching for a record keeper for its $246 million 401(a) plan and $205 million 457 plan. The city is seeking a firm to provide administrative, investment and communication services for participants of the two plans, according to an RFP. Whether current record keeper ICMA-RC is eligible to rebid could not be immediately learned. The RFP is available ...

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Data Security, Support for Small Businesses and Best Value Are Critical Factors in Crowley Solutions’ Successful First Carrier RFP with JAGGAER

Data Security, Support for Small Businesses and Best Value Are Critical Factors in Crowley Solutions’ Successful First Carrier RFP with JAGGAER RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. and JACKSONVILLE, Fla., – Crowley Solutions, a leading provider of government services, has successfully executed its first event procuring land transportation carriers using JAGGAER’s Sourcing Optimizer and Rate Manager. Crowley selected these solutions based on the ...

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BOYNTON BEACH COMMUNITY REDEVELOPMENT AGENCY PUBLIC NOTICE

The Boynton Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (BBCRA) is issuing a Request forProposals and Developer Qualifications (RFP/RFQ) for the acquisition and redevelopment ofCRA-owned properties within the Heart of Boynton District. These properties, collectively knownas the Cottage District Infill Housing Redevelopment Project, are located between N.E. 4th and N.E.5th Avenues and N. Seacrest Boulevard and N.E. 1st Street, Boynton Beach, Florida. The ...

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Panama City Beach Government Served Subpoena In Federal Investigation Into Local Public Corruption

The Panama City Beach Police Station was built by GAC Contractors in 2016. Panama City Beach is the latest local government in Bay County to receive a federal grand jury subpoena for documents to aid an ongoing investigation into public corruption. City officials have two weeks to submit a long list of records to federal investigators. Those include documents related ...

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Marina RFP committee recommends Oasis

JULIA ROBERTS/NEWS-LEADER After conducting research and interviews as they considered four proposals, an evaluation committee has elected to recommend to the Marina Advisory Board and the Fernandina Beach City Commission that Oasis Marinas LLC take over management of the Fernandina Harbor Marina. Concerns were raised over the past year about the performance of Westrec Marinas, the company that took over ...

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MAB wants to keep Westrec

The Fernandina Harbor Marina is currently managed by Westrec Marinas. The fuel dock was damaged during Hurricane Matthew in 2016. A new fuel dock is under construction now. Marina Advisory Board member Joe Blanchard said the Fernandina Beach City Commission’s decision to award a contract to Oasis Marinas to manage the Fernandina Harbor Marina next year is par for the ...

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SunBlockers: ‘Solar in the Southeast’ Annual Report (Part 5)

Who are the laggards, the “SunBlockers” from this year’s Solar in the Southeast annual report? Spoiler alert: they are all repeat offenders. SACE applies the term “SunBlocker” to any of the large utilities in the Southeast forecast to offer less solar to customers four years from now than the average utility offers today. The 2019 average watts per customer solar ratio across the Southeast was 325 W/C. ...

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Menin hospitality proposal for miami beach’s byron carlyle moves forward as pacific star capital pulls out of negotiations

menin hospitality proposal for miami beach’s byron carlyle moves forward as pacific star capital pulls out of negotiations: group wants to build workforce housing on city-owned site Pacific Star Capital has withdrawn its proposal for a hotel on the site of the City-owned Byron Carlyle Theater. Miami Beach City Manager Jimmy Morales notified the Mayor and Commissioners that he is now ...

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