Notice of Public Hearing

METRO NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING For the purpose of taking comments on the draft findings for an exemption from competitive bidding requirement for design build construction services by competitive Request for Proposals for design and construction of a retaining wall at Lone Fir Cemetery. Metro has scheduled a public hearing and meeting of the Metro Contract Review Board as part of the regularly scheduled Metro Council Meeting on April 25, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. in Metro Council Chambers, 3rd floor, Metro Regional Center, 600 NE Grand Avenue, Portland, Oregon. The public hearing is for the purpose of receiving public comment from interested parties on the draft findings for an exemption to the competitive bidding requirement for a retaining wall at Lone Fir Cemetery (the Project). In accordance with the draft findings, Metro’s Procurement Services has recommended that the Metro Contract Review board exempt the Project from the requirements of competitive bidding under ORS Chapter 279C and Metro Local Contract Review Board Rule 49-0200, and utilize an alternative competitive solicitation method. At the hearing, after an opportunity for receipt of public comment, the Metro Contract Review Board will consider adoption of the draft findings and approval by resolution of the utilization of a Request for Proposals process to solicit a Design-Build Contractor for the design and construction of the Project. This Project involves the structural repair or reconstruction of 1500 ft long by 6 ft high retaining wall running between the historic Lone Fir Cemetery and a public sidewalk. The overall Project budget is estimated to be $1.8 million – $2 million. Copies of the draft findings for this exemption from the competitive bidding requirement are available online at Metro’s website http://www.oregonmetro.gov, click on Doing Business With

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Publication: Construction 1

Section: Legals

Start Date: 2019/04/16

End Date: 2019/04/16

Owner: Metro

City: PORTLAND

County: Multnomah