Washington

Pre-announcement of Young Adult/Youth Request for Proposals allows more planning time for applicants

Tacoma, WA – WorkForce Central has announced that they will soon be releasing a Request for Proposals on January 8, 2021, seeking entities to provide Young Adult/Youth services in Pierce County. These services focus on preparing young people ages 16-24 for employment, including career pathway exploration, job coaching, training, work experience, and additional supports with the ultimate goal of ensuring young people ...

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Fire services request for proposals is still on councilmembers’ minds

Amendment to fund RFP is voted down again at Nov. 17 meeting. A discussion heated up again at the Mercer Island City Council meeting on Nov. 17 regarding the fire services request for proposals (RFP) that was defeated earlier this month. The RFP — which was twice voted down by 4-3 councilmember counts on Nov. 2 and removed from the ...

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Lakewood seeks RFPs for 2021-2022 JBLM Growth Coordination Plan

The South Sound Military & Communities Partnership (SSMCP) is seeking bids for professional services from professional consulting firms (hereinafter called “Consultant”) to assess the relevance of the 2010 Growth Coordination Plan and update as necessary with a new, ten-year 2022 Growth Coordination Plan.  Requests for Proposals (RFPs) can be found here. The City of Lakewood will act as the project sponsor.  The start ...

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Human Resources-REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

Human Resources Compensation & Benefits REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS HR20-0303F Deferred Compensation 457(b) Plan Administrative Services Submittal Deadline: 11:00 a.m., Pacific Time, Tuesday, December 8, 2020 Submittal Delivery: Sealed submittals will be received as follows: By Email: bids@cityoftacoma.org Maximum file size: 35 MB. Multiple emails may be sent for each submittal Until further notice, public Bid Opening meetings have been cancelled. ...

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Public Notice Kittitas County, Ellensburg WA Kittitas County has issued

Public Notice Kittitas County, Ellensburg WA Kittitas County has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) from interested and qualified firms to assist in the Determination of commercially reasonable value of the property in question at various times/stages in the development of the project to help the County consider pricing that is flexible and realistic, assist in developing an RFP for ...

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Facilities Management Department The Board of Commissioners of Skagit County

Facilities Management Department The Board of Commissioners of Skagit County in Mount Vernon, Washington requests proposals from energy services providers licensed in the State of Washington. A qualified provider will be selected for the purpose of implementing a Solar Array at a county-owned facility and will develop and prepare an Energy Services Proposal with Guaranteed Maximum Costs and Energy Production ...

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Request for Proposal (RFP) Pacific County Emergency Management Agency Hazard Mitigation Plan

Request for Proposal (RFP) Pacific County Emergency Management Agency Hazard Mitigation Plan Date Issued: November 3, 2020 Proposal Due: 4:30 pm December 31, 2020 The Pacific County Emergency Management Agency is currently seeking proposals from qualified consultants to update the Pacific County Hazard Mitigation Plan that meets all requirements under 44 CFR Part 201.6. As described in the Federal Register ...

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Request for Proposal (RFP) Software Market Size Of Dynamics, Products, Application, Forecast Report 2020-2028

Beathan Report has released the International report on The Request for Proposal (RFP) Software market, which is made up of advice about each of the essential parameters of this market like ingestion and the manufacturing patterns coupled with all the earnings patterns for the prediction period. Concerning creation aspect, the report provides complete detailed analysis about the manufacturing procedures combined ...

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Council votes to remove fire services request for proposals from budget

Final budget adoption will take place Dec. 1. In a pair of 4-3 votes against a fire services request for proposals (RFP) at the Nov. 2 Mercer Island City Council meeting, the RFP was, for now, removed from the city’s 2021-2022 biennial budget during the discussion of a proposal. According to the city, the final budget adoption is set for ...

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FUNDING OPPORTUNITY Olympic Area Agency on Aging

FUNDING OPPORTUNITY – Help older adults be active and healthy! Olympic Area Agency on Aging is looking for people to provide REMOTE (virtual) evidence-based health programs in Clallam, Grays Harbor, Jefferson, and/or Pacific counties. The RFP and more information can be found on our website: www.O3A.org. Or email Janis Housden at janis.housden@dshs.wa.gov. Published November 4, 2020 Source: https://www.chinookobserver.com/public_notices/funding-opportunity-olympic-area-agency-on-aging/article_239c99b8-1b9a-11eb-a6a8-f380f7d86887.html

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REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS Collection Agency Services

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS Pacific County is seeking proposals for Collection Agency Services. A Request For Proposal packet can be obtained from the County Commissioners Office, 1216 Robert Bush Drive/P O Box 187, South Bend, WA 98586; 360/875-9337; or on the web at http://www.co.pacific.wa.us/rfa-rfp-rfq/index.htm or e-mail: mguernsey@co.pacific.wa.us. Submit one (1) original and four (4) copies of the proposal by 4:00 PM on November 20, ...

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3 Ways to Get Quicker, Timelier Sales Proposals

The shift to remote work spurred by the COVID-19 pandemic has virtually eliminated opportunities for sales teams to have meaningful in-person interactions with customers. As such, organizations in nearly every industry have become increasingly reliant on sales proposals and RFP responses to win new business and ensure long-term growth. Companies that consistently produce successful bids generally rely on the same ...

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The city of Tacoma-REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

City of Tacoma Tacoma Public Utility/Tacoma Power REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS PG20-0251F Wynoochee Dam Electrical Power System Upgrade Submittal Deadline: 11:00 a.m., Pacific Time, Tuesday, November 17, 2020 Submittal Delivery: Sealed submittals will be received as follows: By Email: bids@cityoftacoma.org Maximum file size: 35 MB. Multiple emails may be sent for each submittal Until further notice, public Bid Opening meetings have ...

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Administration officials alarmed by White House push to fast track lucrative 5G spectrum contract, sources say

Washington: Senior officials throughout various departments and agencies of the Trump administration tell CNN they are alarmed at White House pressure to grant what would essentially be a no-bid contract to lease the Department of Defense’s mid-band spectrum — premium real estate for the booming and lucrative 5G market — to Rivada Networks, a company in which prominent Republicans and ...

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Comments on the RFP for Ft. Steilacoom redo of Kiddie Park

The City of Lakewood recently issued a Request for Proposal to replace the playground at Ft. Steilacoom that serves 2-5-year-olds. On “Replacement of the 2-5 year old playground” at Fort Steilacoom Park I wrote a comment in The Suburban Times concerning the City of Lakewood’s RFP announcement of for Fort Steilacoom Park All-Access Playground, their intent being the “replacement of the 2-5 year old playground” ...

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Trump’s Covid-19 post deleted by Facebook, hidden by Twitter

Social networking site Facebook has deleted a post in which US President Donald Trump had claimed Covid-19 was less lethal than the flu. Washington: He wrote the US had “learned to live with” flu season, “just like we are learning to live with Covid, in most populations far less lethal!!!” Twitter hid the same message behind a warning about “spreading ...

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Lucrative contracts coming soon from the US Army’s enterprise information systems office

Army PEO EIS has several high value contracts set for release this quarter.  WASHINGTON — The U.S. Army’s enterprise information systems office expects to release requests for proposals for several highly lucrative contracts in the next few months, a top official has announced. At an AFCEA Belvoir event last week, Ross Guckert, program executive officer at Program Executive Office Enterprise Information ...

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Qorus Wins Multiple G2 Awards for High Performance and Best Support

Qorus, a global provider of RFP and proposal management software, has once again received recognition for its high performance and excellent support from G2.com, a leading online business solution review platform. SEATTLE, In the most recent G2 awards, on Sept 23, 2020, Qorus received two High Performer awards for the Sales Enablement and Proposal categories, along with recognition for Best ...

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Tri-State Steelheaders is requesting proposals for the construction of a fish passage project

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS Tri-State Steelheaders is requesting proposals for construction of a fish passage project in Mill Creek at Gose St. bridge. The project involves stream work placing ecology blocks, rock, and earthwork. Proposals due Oct. 7th at noon. Contact (509) 529-3543 for proposal packages. (Pub. Sept. 27 & Oct. 2, 2020) Source: https://www.union-bulletin.com/public_notices/request-for-proposals/article_5e35d4d8-ff73-11ea-b504-cfde2d752bb6.html

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RFP-Legislative Counsel

American Medical Rehabilitation Providers Association REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL Legislative Counsel American Medical Rehabilitation Providers Association 529 14th Street NW, Suite 1280 Washington, District of Columbia 20045 E-Mail: kbeller@amrpa.org September 21, 2020 REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL AMRPA Legislative Counsel Article I.        Introduction American Medical Rehabilitation Providers Association requests that your company make a proposal for your services to serve as the Association’s Legislative Counsel/Strategic Lobbying Advisor. The following proposal request will outline the project goals and detail the format you should submit your proposal. Please read the timeline carefully. In order for your proposal to be considered, your proposal must meet our deadlines included in the ...

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Landlords and Retail Tenants Compromise to Emerge Stronger Post-COVID-19, says NRF and PJ SOLOMON Survey of retail executives highlights industry’s resilience

WASHINGTON and NEW YORK — With close to zero revenue coming in the door for many brick-and-mortar retail operations during the COVID-19 stay-at-home orders, retailers and their landlords are working together to address outstanding rent obligations, the National Retail Federation and PJ SOLOMON said today. “We started to see some encouraging signs for the retail industry with June’s positive sales ...

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City of Tacoma-REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

City of Tacoma-REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS City of Tacoma Tacoma Power – Transmission and Distribution REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS PT20-0067F 15 kV Power & URD EPR Cable and 600V Network EPR Cable Submittal Deadline: 11:00 a.m., Pacific Time, Tuesday, October 13, 2020 Submittal Delivery: Sealed submittals will be received as follows: By Email: bids@cityoftacoma.org Maximum file size: 35 MB. Multiple emails may ...

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Army backs off idea to submit its own bid in Bradley replacement competition

An M2 Bradley Fighting Vehicle provides security for the 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division’s tactical operations center (TOC) during the brigade’s 19-06 Decisive Action Rotation at the National Training Center, Fort Irwin, CA. The Army is trying to replace the Bradley with a new Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle. WASHINGTON — The Army is backing off a plan ...

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The Daily Dash: Groups sue to stop HOS changes; Convoy looks to replace the RFP process

Changes to the hours-of-service rule set to go into effect on Sept. 29 are facing a sudden roadblock as several groups have sued the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to block the rule change. The Daily Dash is a quick look at what is happening in the freight ecosystem. In today’s edition, several safety groups have sued the Federal Motor ...

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Convoy Announces Guaranteed Primary, Lowering the Total Cost of Moving Freight by up to 19% with Guaranteed Capacity

Industry-first pricing program eliminates the win-lose dynamic of traditional RFPs while lowering total costs for shippers with 100% tender acceptance and unparalleled transparency. How Guaranteed Primary Works SEATTLE–Convoy, the nation’s most efficient digital freight network, today rolled out Convoy Guaranteed Primary, a new industry-first pricing program to procure capacity for primary freight that reduces a shipper’s total cost by up ...

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Convoy offers program to cut out RFP process, guarantee capacity for shippers

Guaranteed Primary is said to reduce margin costs as much as 50% on loads, streamline booking process Convoy has rolled out a program aimed at helping shippers secure freight capacity along lanes without the need for an RFP or long-term contract. For shippers who believe they waste too much time and spend too much money conducting annual requests for proposals ...

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Amtrak drops off-shore IT provision in RFP

William Flynn Amtrak President and Chief Executive Officer William Flynn told a congressional panel last week that he eliminated a provision in an Amtrak request for proposals (RFP) that would have allowed certain information technology (IT) work to be done overseas. In response to questions during a House Transportation and Infrastructure (T&I) subcommittee hearing held last week, Flynn said T&I Committee ...

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DISA releases draft solicitation for $11.7 billion IT contract

DISA released the draft RFP for the Defense Enclave Services contract. WASHINGTON — The U.S. Defense Information Systems Agency released its draft request for proposals Sept. 4 for a single-award contract potentially worth $11.7 billion to consolidate the networks at 22 Pentagon agencies. The 10-year, indefinite delivery, indefinitely quantity contract from DISA, called Defense Enclave Services, will transition many so-called fourth estate ...

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City of Tacoma-REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

City of Tacoma Tacoma Power / Generation / Natural Resources REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS PG19-0228F On-Call Historic Preservation Consulting Services Submittal Deadline: 11:00 a.m., Pacific Time, Tuesday, October 13, 2020 Submittal Delivery: Sealed submittals will be received as follows: By Email: bids@cityoftacoma.org Maximum file size: 35 MB. Multiple emails may be sent for each submittal Until further notice, public Bid Opening ...

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HHS bids out massive $250M ad campaign to put hopeful spin on coronavirus pandemic: report

HHS Secretary Alex Azar’s agency is reportedly looking for communications companies to produce a $250 million campaign showing “the administration can defeat despair, inspire hope and achieve national recovery.”  The Department of Health and Human Services plans to spend $250 million in media communications to “defeat despair and inspire hope” around the coronavirus pandemic, according to a media report. Politico reporters ...

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