Bayou Sauvage Access Study FHWA Award No.: 693C732450004 RPC Task EFL-BSNO

The purpose of this project is to develop a comprehensive plan for transportation enhancements for the Refuge, located in the eastern portion of New Orleans (coterminous with Orleans Parish, Louisiana.)


This is a negotiated lump sum contract. All interested firms are invited to submit their qualifications for undertaking the above study. The scope of work and Public Notice are available on the RPC website at A minimum DBE participation rate of 21% is required for this project. Credit for DBE participation will be limited to the firms certified pursuant to the Louisiana Unified Certification Program.  For convenience, DOTD provides a list on its website ( of firms that have been certified as eligible to participate as DBEs on US DOT assisted contracts.

Qualification statements are to be submitted on the Modified 24-102 Form “RPC Planning Request for Proposals”, for the prime and each sub-consultant.   Submit your qualifications on the Standard Submittal Form on a CD (or via email) as a single PDF file for all forms (prime and sub-consultants) AND one paper copy of your qualifications. See full Public Notice for additional information.

Additional resources below:

Memo LA Commission Bayou Sauvage

Bayou Sauvage LA Plan Commission MBM

Bayou Sauvage MBM Decision Report

Draft Environmental Assessment for the Minor Boundary Modification of Bayou Sauvage National Wildlife Refuge