Request For Proposal
RFP PS20210009 - PROVISION OF LANDSCAPE MAINTENANCE SERVICES FOR GREEN RAINWATER INFRASTRUCTURE BIORETENTION ASSETS
February 11, 2011
Questions & Answers
February 11, 2021
All enquiries regarding the RFP must be addressed to:
Jing Fan, Buyer
All enquiries must be made in writing. In-person or telephone enquiries are not permitted.
[Please specify proposal document number, proposal title and purchasing agent's name when sending email.]
Questions will be accepted, and answers posted, ONLY IF they are submitted in writing five working days prior to the bid closing date
CLOSING DATE & TIME
3:00:00 pm (Local Vancouver Time), Tuesday, February 23, 2021
All references to time in the RFP are references to the time in the City of Vancouver, as indicated in the electronic timestamp the Proposal receives upon delivery to the email address specified herein, which is in turn synchronized to Network Time Protocol (NTP) provided by the National Research Council of Canada adjusted to local Pacific Time Zone.
SUBMISSION OF PROPOSALS
Proponents should submit their Proposals on or before the time and date specified in the bottom row of the table in Section 2.1 (the “Closing Time”).
Each Proponent should submit its Proposal by email in accordance with the following:
Subject of the file to be: PS# - Title – Vendor name.
Document format for submissions:
-RFP Part C in PDF format – 1 combined PDF file including any other attachments if
-Appendix 3 (pricing tab) in Excel format. (should separate with the 1 combined PDF
Note: PART C of the RFP has been posted in word version for vendors to complete easily.
Zip the files to reduce the size or email separately if needed.
Send your submissions to Bids@vancouver.ca do not deliver a physical copy to the City of Vancouver.
Submitting the files via Drop box, Fax, FTP, or similar programs, is not acceptable.
To be considered by the City, a Proposal must be submitted in the form set out in Part C (the “Form of Proposal”), completed and duly executed by the relevant Proponent.
Proposals received after the closing time may be returned unopened.
Faxed proposals will not be accepted.
Please visit our Bidding Procedures page for additional information.
General Description of Requirement
This Request for Proposals (the “RFP”) provides an opportunity to submit proposals for review
by the City and, depending on the City’s evaluation of proposals, among other factors, to
potentially negotiate with the City to enter into a contract. EXCEPT WHERE EXPRESSLY
STATED OTHERWISE IN APPENDIX 1 TO PART C OF THE RFP: (I) NO PART OF THE RFP
CONSISTS OF AN OFFER BY THE CITY TO ENTER INTO ANY CONTRACTUAL RELATIONSHIP; AND (II) NO PART OF THE RFP IS LEGALLY BINDING ON THE CITY.
The RFP concerns the City’s interest in procuring landscape maintenance services for green rainwater infrastructure bioretention assets at multiple locations throughout the City of Vancouver. Details of the City’s objectives and requirements to which the RFP relates are set out in Part B of the RFP. The City welcomes proposals that are responsive to this RFP (“Proposals”) respecting innovative or novel approaches to the City’s objectives and requirements.
No information meeting at this time.
Downloading the Document
Proponents must not electronically alter any portion of downloaded documents with the exception of adding the information requested. To do so will invalidate your bid.
No amendment at this time.
Addendum No. 1 74 KB
RE: 3.4.1 Routine Maintenance under PART B – CITY REQUIREMENTS
Questions and Answers
Q&A No. 1 79 KB
ISSUED FEBRUARY 11, 2021