REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
RFP # 269-2017-028
Playground Equipment, Outdoor Fitness Equipment, Site Accessories, Surfacing, and Related Products and Services
JANURARY 25, 2017
Dear Sir or Madam:
The City of Charlotte, North Carolina (herein “City” or “Lead Public Agency”) on behalf of itself and all states, local governments, school districts, and higher education institutions in the United States of America, and other government agencies and nonprofit organizations (herein “Participating Public Agencies”) is now accepting Proposals for Playground Equipment, Outdoor Fitness Equipment, Site Accessories, Surfacing, and Related Products and Services. The requirements for submitting a Proposal are stated in the attached Request for Proposals (the “RFP”). Please review them carefully.
A Non-Mandatory Pre-Proposal Conference for the purpose of reviewing the RFP and answering questions regarding the Services will be held on FEBRUARY 7, 2017, at 10:00 a.m., at the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center (CMGC), 600 East Fourth Street, Charlotte, North Carolina 28202, Conference Room 280 or via teleconference at 704-432-5488. Please bring a copy of the RFP with you at that time. All interested Companies should return a completed Request For Proposals Acknowledgement Form (see Section 6, Form 1) by the date stated in the schedule in Section 3.1 of this RFP.
An electronic copy of the RFP in Microsoft Word format may be obtained by contacting Karen Ewing at email@example.com.
All Proposals are due to the Management and Financial Services, Procurement Management Division, 9th Floor, CMGC 600 East Fourth Street, Charlotte, North Carolina 28202, no later than MARCH 16, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.
Two (2) original Proposals signed in ink by a company official authorized to make a legal and binding offer, and ten (10) electronic copies of the Proposal on individual flash drives in a searchable format such as MS Word or Adobe Acrobat must be submitted in a sealed box or opaque envelope plainly marked with the Proposal number and service description as follows:
Request for Proposals
Attention: Karen Ewing
[Name of Company Submitting Proposal]
Playground Equipment, Outdoor Fitness Equipment, Site Accessories, Surfacing, and Related Products & Services
RFP # 269-2017-028
RFP questions must be directed to Karen Ewing, Management and Financial Services, Procurement Management Division, per the enclosed instructions in Section 3.3. The City is an equal opportunity purchaser.
Chief Procurement Officer
cc: Alexis Turner, U.S. Communities
RFP Project File