|FNSB Press Release - FNSB releases 3 Request for Proposals (RFPs) Seeking Qualified Offerors to Develop Borough Plans |
FNSB Press Release - September 17, 2020
FNSB releases 3 Request for Proposals (RFPs) Seeking Qualified Offerors to Develop Borough Plans
FAIRBANKS, AK – The Fairbanks North Star Borough has released three Request for Proposals (RFPs) to solicit proposals from qualified offerors in order to complete a Land Suitability Update, a Comprehensive Recreational Trails Plan, and a Road Corridor and Functional Classification Plan. The RFPs can be found at www.bidnetdirect.com/alaska/fairbanksnorthstarborough.
Proposals are due on October 16, 2020 at 2:00 p.m.
These three projects are funded through support from the United States Department of Defense (DoD) Office of Economic Adjustment (OEA). The FNSB Assembly adopted Ordinance 2019-20-2C on June 30, 2020, which accepted $526,954 in federal funding and allocated an FNSB match amount of $58,551. Work for these projects will take place over the next 18 months and will help the FNSB implement a number of recommendations identified in the Eielson Air Force Base Regional Growth Plan and the Salcha-Badger Road Subarea plan.
The Land Suitability Analysis is a tool used for making a wide variety of land use decisions, such as the ability to identify areas that should be left as natural open space for outdoor recreation in the Salcha-Badger Road Subarea Plan. This update will incorporate newer versions of datasets used in the original analysis as well as incorporating data on subjects that were not previously available.
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