The purpose of this project is identify, from existing bridges, a potential walking and bicycling crossing of the Inner Harbor Navigational Canal (IHNC) between the Florida Avenue Bridge and Lake Pontchartrain, and present a conceptual plan for improving the structure and its approaches to allow for accessible and safe non-motorized use of the facility.
This is a non-negotiated lump sum contract in the amount of $90,000. 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 http://www.norpc.org/requests_for_proposals.html. 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 (http://www8.dotd.la.gov/UCP/UCPSearch.aspx) of firms that have been certified as eligible to participate as DBEs on US DOT assisted contracts.
Qualification statements are to be submitted on MPO Standard Submittal Form “Proposal to Provide Consultant Services”, 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