The Top of Alabama Regional Council of Governments (TARCOG) hereby solicits written Statements of Qualifications from professional environmental consulting firms interested in contracting with TARCOG to perform grant management activities, environmental assessments, remediation and redevelopment planning, and related professional activities associated with the 2021 Brownfields Coalition Assessment Grant recently awarded to TARCOG by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). This brownfields assessment and planning project is federally funded and will require adherence to all federal regulatory conditions required by the EPA. The firm(s) selected will be eligible to negotiate a contract with TARCOG. No minimum order of work is guaranteed. If the selected firm(s) is unsuccessful in negotiating a contract or does not maintain the minimum stated requirements, TARCOG, at its discretion, may select the next ranked firm(s) for contract negotiation. All work will be ordered on an “as-needed” basis within the EPA-approved scope of work for the three-year grant period.
A Request for Qualifications package with detailed requirements and evaluation criteria is available at: http://tarcog.us/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/EPA-Brownfields-RFP-Package-Advertisement-Final.pdf, at the address provided below, or by contacting TARCOG EPA Project Administrator, Sara James, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions related to this request should also be directed to the same email address. Responses shall not exceed 20 pages in length and must be submitted to the Project Administrator in a sealed envelope clearly marked “Statement of Qualifications,” by 12:00 p.m. central time, September 24, 2021. Responses received after the stated deadline will not be considered. Please furnish three (3) hard copies to: Sara James, TARCOG, 5075 Research Drive NW, Huntsville, AL 35805 via mail carrier or hand delivery. No responses will be received by facsimile or electronic mail.