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Town of Lyons, Colorado

Request for Proposals

for

Community Planning and Development Review Services

Date:  May 31, 2012

Proposal Deadline:  June 22, 2011

The Town of Lyons is interested in establishing an ongoing relationship with a contractor to ensure high quality, necessary, timely, and cost-efficient Community Planning and Development Review services.  We expect that the contractor chosen will be experienced in the type of planning and review services required on an ongoing basis by statutory towns in Colorado and will be generally familiar with planning and review issues associated with such municipalities.

The qualifications for this contractor include: at least a Bachelor’s Degree with major course work in planning, urban development, or a related field.  A minimum of five years experience in municipal planning, urban development or a related field.  Small, rural community experience is preferred.  A qualified candidate should demonstrate proficient working knowledge of GIS, urban design and/or other graphic skills to prepare public presentations and mapping.  Member of American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) preferred.  An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered.  Good written and verbal communication skills a must.  Valid Colorado driver’s license required. The Town of Lyons, a statutory town with a population of 2,070, is accepting proposals for contracted planning services.   The qualifications for this contractor include: a Bachelor’s Degree with major course work in planning, urban development, or a related field, and a minimum of five years experience in municipal planning, urban development or a related field.  Small, rural community experience is preferred.  A qualified candidate should demonstrate proficient working knowledge of GIS, urban design and/or other graphic skills to prepare public presentations and mapping.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills required.

The Town of Lyons, Colorado, will accept proposals at Town Hall, 432 5th Avenue, P.O. Box 49, Lyons, Colorado 80540, until 4:00 p.m. June 22, 2012.  Proposals received later than the above referenced time may not be accepted for review or consideration.

FOUR (4) PAPER COPIES OF YOUR PROPOSAL SHALL BE SUBMITTED TO THE TOWN OF LYONS.  ADDITIONALLY, ONE PROPOSAL SUBMITTED IN .PDF FORMAT IS REQUIRED.

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