Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit, Inc. (TCAT, Inc.), an Ithaca, NY-based public transit agency, is welcoming proposals for consultant services for the development of a strategic plan. TCAT, Inc. has compiled general conditions and requirements details below within the attachment.
TCAT, Inc. has an annual ridership of nearly 4.2 million annual trips and travels 1.6 million miles a year. TCAT, Inc.’s service area covers Tompkins County, which has a population in excess of 102,000. Its fleet of approximately 50 buses includes eight hybrid electric-diesel buses.
Proposals for TCAT Inc.’s Strategic Planning proposals will be accepted at its main office, 737 Willow Avenue, Ithaca, NY 14850. The following schedule includes RFP Review and Q&A Session on October 5, 2017 at 3 PM in the large conference room at the main office. IMPORTANT: A conference number can be requested by contacting TCAT at least 2 business day PRIOR to the RFP review meeting.
RFP Document: TCAT RFP 1101-2017 Strategic Planning
Bid must be received by November 5 no later than 4:00PM Eastern Standard Time at the following address:
737 Willow Avenue
Ithaca, New York 14850
Attn: Raymond Lalley
TCAT, Inc. reserves the right to waive any informal submittal, or to reject any or all proposals and to negotiate with any proposer. TCAT, Inc. hereby notifies all proposers that in regard to any contract entered into, pursuant to this IFB, advertisement or solicitation, disadvantaged business enterprises will be afforded full opportunity to submit proposals in response and will not be subjected to discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex or national origin in consideration for an award.