First Publication: April 4, 2005

Jefferson County

Sewer Project

Submittal Date: April 22

Port Hadlock UGA Sewer Project

Request for Qualifications

SOQ due: 5 pm, April 22, 2005

Owner: Jefferson County Public Works 1322 Washington Street P.O. Box 2070 Port Townsend, WA 98368

RFQ from: Owner

Completion: December 31, 2005

Direct questions to: Frank Gifford, Director Jefferson County Public Works, 1322 Washington Street, P.O. Box 2070, Port Townsend, WA 98368, (360) 385-9160

Qualification Requirements: Submittals will be evaluated according to the following criteria: Qualifications of the proposed team members, consultant, and firm, including experience completing similar projects; work program; capability of completing the work on time; demonstrated familiarity with and understanding of the work. Two or three firms may be selected for interview, but County reserves the right to select directly from the RFQ.

Scope: Jefferson County is requesting Statements of Qualifications from engineering firms for planning and possible future design and construction related work for development and evaluation of a sewer collection system, treatment and discharge/reuse alternatives, and preparation of a General Sewer Plan in accordance with WAC 174-240. Scope also includes public process and funding requirements for State and Federal funding sources. Planning shall include review of existing information on land use and previous sewer planning work, projections for initial and future flows and loadings, facilities siting and evaluation of alternatives, financing/funding plan, and investigation/analysis of permitting issues.

SOQ Format: All responses shall include the following sections: 1) Cover Letter, 2) Consultant Qualifications and Management Team, 3) Organization Chart, and 4) Resumes for each of the primary team members.

SOQ Requirements: Responses shall be no more than 20 pages in length, double sided, including Cover Letter and Resumes. References shall include a minimum of three and maximum of eight personal and team references for similar projects.