Notice of Bid/Request for Proposal

Suwannee River Water Management District


NO. 05/06-065 LM

The Suwannee River Water Management District is interested in obtaining the services of an incorporated Professional Engineering Firm with a valid State of Florida Certificate of Authorization or an independent Registered Florida Professional engineer specializing in the evaluation and preservation of historic structures. The purpose of this work is to evaluate the structural integrity of the Suwannee Springs springhouse located in Suwannee County; recommend measures for remediation and preservation, and supervise implementation of these measures, if practicable.

Each FIRM being considered for this project is required to submit a Statement of Qualifications. The Statement of Qualifications shall include sufficient information to enable the DISTRICT to evaluate the capability of the FIRM to provide the desired services.

Proposed Schedule




August 25, 2006

Deadline for Statement of Qualifications, 4:00 p.m. at the DISTRICT office. Opening of packages will occur at this time.*

September 5, 2006

DISTRICT selection of short listed firms at 4:00 p.m. at DISTRICT office.*

September 15, 2006

Professional presentations begin at 9:00 a.m. at DISTRICT office.*

October 10, 2006

Governing Board meeting, 3:00 p.m. at District office, to request authorization to negotiate with the number 1 ranked firm.*

* Denotes Public Meetings. All times denote DISTRICT local times.

Additional information and request packages may be obtained by logging on to or by contacting: Gwen Lord, Administrative Assistant, 9225 CR 49, Live Oak, Florida 32060, (386)362-1001 or 1(800)226-1066, email Questions regarding the project should be addressed to: Megan Wetherington, Water Resources Engineer II, (386)362-1001 or 1(800)226-1066, email