RFQ – Professional Design & Engineering Services for the Historic Corolla Village Sidewalk Project

The County of Currituck, North Carolina is soliciting responses to a Request for Qualifications for Professional Design and Engineering Services for the Historic Corolla Village Sidewalk Project. These services shall be performed in accordance with all local, State, and Federal laws, regulations, and executive orders.

Instructions on Proposal Submission

Proposals must be submitted in a sealed envelope, clearly marked “RFQ – Historic Corolla Village Sidewalk Project” and delivered in-person or by mail to:

Rebecca Gay, Contract Purchasing Agent
153 Courthouse Road, Suite 210
Currituck, North Carolina 27929

by no later than 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 4, 2019. Submittals received after this deadline WILL NOT be considered.

The lower left corner of the face of the envelope shall indicate the firm’s name. Statements must be signed in ink by an authorized representative of the firm.

The submittal must provide:

  • 1 signed original copy
  • 2 additional hard copies

Written questions and requests for clarification shall be submitted via email to Rebecca Gay no later than 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 21, 2019.

To the extent Currituck County determines to respond to questions and requests for clarification, responses and any supplemental instructions will be in the form of a final written addendum, which if issued, will be emailed to all firms holding this Request for Qualifications no later than 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 26, 2019. All addenda shall become part of the Request for Qualifications.

Proposal Overview

Historic Corolla Village is centrally located on the Currituck Outer Banks and is a hub for cultural, historical, and ecological learning opportunities. The Village is a walkable community with a narrow paved road that loops through the community. There are numerous destinations within close proximity to the Village including Whalehead at Historic Corolla Park, the Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education, and the Currituck Beach Lighthouse.

Currituck County seeks firms to submit qualifications for engineering services for the following project:

  • Planning, design, permitting and construction management of a pedestrian sidewalk or multi-use path through Historic Corolla Village that will reduce the vehicular/pedestrian conflict that currently exists, giving careful consideration to protecting the uniqueness and history Historic Corolla Village represents.
Right to Reject

The County reserves the right to negotiate with any and all individuals or firms that submit qualifications. The County further reserves the right to reject all offers or award a contract which, in its judgment, is in the best interest of Currituck County.

Minority Business Enterprises, Small Business Enterprises, Women Business Enterprises, and labor surplus area firms are encouraged to submit proposals.