RFQ# 7893 Designer Services for the Barnstable County Farmhouse Expansion

Barnstable County invites sealed proposals for Designer Services for the Barnstable County Farmhouse Expansion per RFQ #: 7893.


The project site is located at the Barnstable County Farm on Route 6A, 3675 Main Street, Barnstable, MA.  Barnstable County desires to convert the building that formerly housed the farm headquarters and Sheriff’s maintenance garage into office, meeting and training space which would accommodate the County Extension Services, increasing its space and its ability to serve the public. The County Commissioners are committed to sustainable and green construction and plan to seek the services of a design consultant that will assist in designing energy efficient plans.


Request for Proposal documents may be obtained as of November 20, 2019 @ 9:00 AM, on the Purchasing website at: http://purchasing.barnstablecounty.org


A pre-bid meeting is strongly recommended and is scheduled for Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 9:00AM at Barnstable County Farm 3675 Main St (Rte 6A), Barnstable, MA 02630.


Proposals will be received at the Superior Court House, Office of the County Commissioners, Purchasing Department, 3195 Main Street, P.O. Box 427, Barnstable, MA 02630, on or before  December 11, 2019 at 11:00AM.


Sealed envelopes containing the proposals shall be clearly marked RFQ #: 7893 Barnstable County Farmhouse Expansion


This solicitation is being conducted in accordance with the provisions of Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 7C, Section 43 – Section 56, and all contracts must be strictly awarded in accordance with the requirements of MGL Ch. 7C, Designer Selection Law, and this Request for Qualifications (RFQ).


NOTE:  One original copy of each bid shall be submitted.  NO faxed or emailed  proposals will be accepted.


The County of Barnstable reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids, to waive any informality contained therein, and to award the contract as decided to be in the best interest of the County.


The County of Barnstable fully complies with federal, state, and local laws and directives governing equal opportunity, affirmative action and non‑discrimination in all county activities and actively solicits bids/proposals from MBE/WBE businesses in accordance with County policy.