NOTICE OF BID OPPORTUNITY
Competitive Solicitation 22-0022
Thurston County Vehicle Towing and Assistance Services
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Competitive Solicitation 22-0022 Deadlines:
- Competitive Solicitation Posting Date – October 26, 2023
- Question & Answer Period – October 26, 2023 – December 6, 2023
- Pre-Bid Conference Virtual Meeting – November 9, 2023 at 1:00PM (Pacific Time)
- Deadline for Submitting Bids – December 14, 2023
Contract location: Thurston County, Washington.
Contract description: The Washington State Department of Enterprise Services (Enterprise Services) is conducting a competitive procurement to award one (1) sheltered market contract for Vehicle Towing and Assistance Services for the Thurston County area.
Commodity codes: 968-64 Response and Recovery Services, Roadway Incident; 968-90 Vehicle Towing and Storage.
Inclusion plan: Enterprise Services estimates that the total value of each Contract to be awarded is less than $150,000. Accordingly, because the total Contract value (over the full term of the Contract) is estimated to be less than $150,000, Enterprise Services, consistent with state procurement policy, see Enterprise Services Policy No. POL-DES-090-06 – Supplier Diversity Policy, intends to award a sheltered market contract (“Sheltered Market Contract”). Sheltered Market Contract is designed to increase opportunities for specified innovative and qualified firms to contract with Washington state agencies. Accordingly, firms that meet either of the following qualifications are eligible to bid and compete for the Sheltered Market Contract:
- Washington Small Businesses
- Certified Veteran-Owned Businesses
Solicitation Preference/priority points:
- Executive Order 18-03
Solicitation documents: Solicitation documents, contacts and bid instructions are available in WEBS: https://pr-webs-vendor.des.wa.gov/.