Request for Proposals 2016-02 Community Economic Development Vision and Strategy

Tender awarded to Vann Struth Consulting Group for the bid price of $44,370 plus taxes. Thank you to those who submitted a bid.

The Corporation of the City of Dawson Creek requests proposals from interested consultants for the provision of professional services to conduct an economic analysis and develop a Community Economic Development Vision and Strategy and corresponding implementation plan. A final report is to be submitted by July 11, 2016 and the successful proponent shall present the final report to Council on July 18, 2016.

All contract documents are available through the City of Dawson Creek website.

The complete RFP is available here:
RFP 2016-02 City of Dawson Creek Economic Development Strategy

The Proponent is solely responsible for ensuring any addenda are downloaded, reviewed, and included in their bid. Questions regarding specifications can be directed to Brenda Ginter, Director of Corporate Administration at 250-784-3614 or

Proposals will be accepted up to 2:00 p.m. (local time), February 26, 2016.  Proposals must be sealed in an opaque envelope, clearly marked with the name and the project name/number and will be received by Brenda Ginter, Director of Corporate Administration, at:

Regular Mail:
Box 150, Dawson Creek, BC  V1G 4G4

Physical Address (Courier):
10105 – 12A Street, Dawson Creek, BC V1G 3V7.

It is the sole responsibility of the Proponent to ensure that its proposal is received at the above location and by the time stipulated. Proposals received after the stipulated time will be rejected and returned to the Proponent unopened. Faxed proposals are not acceptable and will be rejected. The City reserves the right to accept or reject all or any proposal and to waive any informality, incompleteness or error in any proposal.

Proponents must refer to the RFP Documents for the terms governing the Bid process. All proposals received by the City of Dawson Creek Director of Corporate Administration become the property of The Corporation of the City of Dawson Creek and as such are subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.  Once a contract has been awarded the name(s) of the successful proponent(s) will be available to the public upon request.