Sealed proposals will be received until January 30th, 2017 at 2:00 PM local time (EST) by the contact person shown below:
Ehsanul “Bokul” Bhuiya, Comptroller/CPO
The Springfield Parking Authority is seeking a Towing services firm with extensive municipal service experience to provide towing, dispatch, immobilization and storage services for the Springfield Police Department, the Springfield Parking Authority in its capacity as on-street parking contractor for the City of Springfield, and any other authorized City of Springfield Departments agreed to as a part of any resulting contract. The SPA will be the authorized agency overseeing this contract, and reserves the right to enter into a contract with one or more firms as a result of this Request for Proposal process.
The Request for Proposals (RFP) will be issued beginning January 4th, 2017, and will be made available electronically to interested parties who submit requests via email to the contact person at the address listed above.
The Springfield Parking Authority supports minority and women (MWBE) participation, as well as hiring locally, in all contracts.
The Springfield Parking Authority reserves the right to reject any and all proposals where it deems such action in the best interest of the public and/or the Springfield Parking Authority: and at its sole discretion, to pursue any and all actions it deems in the Springfield Parking Authority’s best interest regarding this Request for Proposals.
PROPOSALS DUE BY:
January 30th, 2017 at 2:00 PM local time (EST); at the Springfield Parking Authority, 150 Bridge Street, Springfield, MA 01103-1417.
The contract will be awarded to the responsible and eligible firm or firms submitting the most advantageous proposal, taking into consideration the company’s experience, operational capacity to provide city-wide services, proposed statement of work, staffing plan, staffing methodology, reference checks and the overall quality of the proposal as well as proposal price, subject to the approval of the Governing Board of the Springfield Parking Authority.
Please click here to obtain RFP specifications and required forms.