REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS
DESIGN SERVICES and
FOR MORENO STREET LCI
Moreno Street LCI Implementation RFQ.pdf
City of Buford, Georgia will receive Statements of Qualifications (SOQ’s) from
qualified firms for design services at Buford City Hall, 2300 Buford Highway,
Buford, Georgia 30518 until 3:00 p.m. on February 20, 2017. The City is seeking the services of a firm,
partnership, joint venture or team to provide design services and construction
administration for the Moreno Street LCI
Implementation Project. Services shall
include topographic survey, transportation planning and traffic management,
civil engineering and storm drainage design, landscape architecture, electrical
engineering, structural engineering, environmental services; and related
professional services, including design development, preparation of
construction drawings, specifications, and bid documents.
for construction of the improvements is expected to be provided by the City of
Buford, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Georgia Department of
Transportation (GDOT) through the Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC)’s Livable
Centers Initiative (LCI) program. Firms or teams will be required to comply
with all applicable regulations of the City of Buford, ARC, GDOT and the FHWA.
Consultants must show evidence of prequalification with the GDOT in appropriate
areas. Funding for design of the improvements is to be provided by the City of Buford.
to this Request for Qualifications (RFQ) shall include qualifications only
along with all other information requested in this RFQ. A qualifications-based
selection process will be used. Evaluation of SOQs will be based on the
Team capacity and experience on LCI Implementation and similar projects,
especially related to pedestrian, bicycle, and vehicular
transportation improvements (20 points).
Team capacity and availability to perform the work outlined in the scope of
services, preliminary designation of available expertise to tasks, and
preliminary work program and schedule (20 points).
3. Understanding of the project
Experience which indicates an ability to work collaboratively and communicate
well with, and facilitate consensus among, a variety of government,
neighborhood, and business interests (20 points).
Familiarity with the City of Buford and the region (20 points).
fee or cost proposal will be accepted. The City of Buford anticipates making a
single award. Such an award is projected to be accomplished within seventy-five
(75) days from the proposal opening.
of an SOQ indicates acceptance of the conditions contained in the RFQ. The City
reserves the right to retain all SOQs submitted. All SOQs are public records to
the extent required by the Georgia Open Records Act. The City of Buford reserves the right
to accept or reject any or all SOQs, to waive informalities, to negotiate
changes in the scope of work or services to be provided and to otherwise waive
any technicalities. Proposers may direct
questions or request additional information regarding the project by contacting
Stephanie Lynn at firstname.lastname@example.org or Bryan Kerlin at email@example.com at least five (5) days prior to submittal. For a full copy of the Request for
Qualifications, please visit www.cityofbuford.com.