Orange County hereby requests written proposals from qualified individuals and planning consulting firms to provide professional services in the preparation of the county’s Assessment of Fair Housing.
The specific services requested by Orange County are detailed in the Request for Proposals. A hard copy of this document may be obtained from Orange County, Dept. of Housing & Community Development, Telephone (919) 245-2490, Fax (919) 644-3056 during normal business hours.
The deadline for submission of proposals is 4:00 P.M., prevailing time, on Feb. 27, 2020, in the offices of Dept. of Housing & Community Development, Orange County Government, PO Box 8181, Hillsborough, NC 27278.
The objective of this competitive process is to select a firm or individual which will provide the highest quality of work at a reasonable fee. Orange County will evaluate the “Proposal for Services” submitted and will select the firms or individuals deemed best qualified to perform these services. Firms or individuals will be ranked accordingly. The county will then enter into negotiations on a final scope and fees with the highest ranked firm or individual. Should the county be unable to reach an agreement with the highest ranked firm or individual, negotiations will begin with the second ranked firm, and so on.
All qualified proposers will receive consideration without regard to race, religion, creed, color, sex, age, handicap, ancestry, or national origin in the contract award. Minority and female businesses are encouraged to respond. Orange County is an equal opportunity employer.