This Request for Proposals (RFP) solicits formal proposals from companies to provide California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) expertise to assist the Bay Area Air Quality Management District (Air District or District) staff in updating the current CEQA Air Quality Guidelines (June 2010, Revised May 2017). The contractor will evaluate the current CEQA Guidelines’ impact analysis methodologies, significance thresholds, and mitigation strategies, and will recommend revisions in light of developments in scientific knowledge, local and regional air quality, and federal and State law that have occurred since the last update in June 2010. The document is referred to in this RFP as the “Air District’s CEQA Guidelines” or “CEQA Guidelines.” This contract is for a term of twelve months and may be extended as needed, at the Air District’s discretion, to complete the CEQA Guidelines update.
To respond to this Request for Proposals (RFP), an interested company should submit one (1) electronic copy (in Microsoft Office or Adobe Acrobat PDF file format) of its proposal to:
Proposals must be received at the Air District offices at
375 Beale Street, Suite 600, San Francisco, California, 94105 by
4:00 p.m. on September 8, 2017.
Late proposals will not be considered.
Proposals must address all information requested in this RFP. A proposal may add information not requested in this RFP, but the information should be in addition to, not instead of, the requested information and format. Minority business enterprises, women’s business enterprises, veteran’s business enterprises, and Certified Green Businesses are encouraged to submit proposals. Any questions regarding this RFP should be directed to Cynthia Zhang at: .