Scappoose Forest Thinning Project

CITY OF SCAPPOOSE, OREGON SCAPPOOSE FOREST THINNING PROJECT Qualifications due: April 7, 2017 @ 3:00 pm REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS (RFQ) 2017-05 Project Overview The City of Scappoose is requesting proposals from firms qualified and interested in providing professional forestry services to the City for Forest Thinning. This project is for selective thinning and forest management of 76.6 acres for utilization of the space as a Nature Park, as well as protection of two water towers. The forest on the property has not been harvested for many years and contains a significant amount of blow down, and over grown understory vegetation. The project would seek to clear up the blow down, harvest existing trees, and remove overgrown brush. An optional pre-proposal meeting will be held onsite from 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM on March 24th, 2017. Meet at the Community Development Center at 1:30 PM. The project is anticipated to start approximately on May 2nd, 2017 and end on or around September 1st 2017. Questions regarding the project may be directed to Ben Tolles, Program Analyst, at 503-543-7184. The RFP and a sample personal contract may be obtained via the City’s website at; Select the Public Works page from the Department tab and look for the documents under the Forms section of the Public Works page. The City of Scappoose is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Owner Reservations. The Owner reserves the right to reject any and all bids or to waive any irregularities or informalities in any bid. Proposals and Selection Process Three hard copies (one original) and one electronic copy on a portable USB (thumb) drive of the proposals clearly marked FOREST THINNING must be received by 3:00 pm on April 7th, 2017 at the following mailing address: Susan Reeves City Recorder 33568 E Columbia Ave. Scappoose, Oregon 97056 Published Mar. 21, 2017. BT15889329

ad: 15889329

Publication: Construction

Section: Bids

Start Date: 03/21/2017

End Date: 03/21/2017

Owner: City of Scappoose