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Request for Proposals and Calls for Projects


The Fresno COG relies heavily on outside consultants and other vendors to help accomplish the overall mission and objectives of the Association. Please check back often as announcements for Request for Proposals are posted regularly to this page.


Request for Proposal for Regional Guidelines for Transportation Impact Analysis in the Fresno Region

Fresno Council of Governments, on behalf of the sixteen jurisdictions in Fresno County, is requesting proposals from qualified consultants to develop regional guidelines for transportation impact analysis in the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) for the Fresno region. The regional guidelines are advisory in nature, and the jurisdictions may use any components of the regional guidelines in updating their traffic impact study policies to meet the requirement of Senate Bill (SB) 743.  All qualified consultants, either local or from outside the Fresno region, are encouraged to submit proposals.


The Request for Proposal can be accessed here:  SB 743 Regional Guidelines RFP


Deadline for submitting proposals is June 17th, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.


If you have any questions, please contact Kristine Cai at


Deadline for submitting questions is May 31, 2019.



Request for Proposal for Fresno COG Circuit Planner and Engineer Program


Fresno COG is soliciting proposals from consultants for the Circuit Planner and Engineer Program, which provides technical assistance to the 13 small cities in Fresno County. The primary objectives of this project include assisting Fresno COG member agencies with integration of Sustainable Communities Strategies (SCS) and Blueprint Smart Growth Principles into local planning processes, as well as coordinating transportation project development between local agencies and Fresno COG. Such assistance could include, but is not limited to, planning studies, project deliveries, grant applications, environmental documents, and engineering services.


The Request for Proposal can be accessed here: Request for Proposal for Fresno COG Circuit Planner and Engineer Program


Questions/Answers concerning the Request for Proposal can be found HERE


Deadline for proposals is Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 4:00 P.M.


Questions should be submitted to Meg Prince at by Friday, May 10, 2019 at 4:00 P.M.



FTA Section 5310 Elderly and Disabled Specialized Transit Program


FTA Section 5310 Program Management Plan
FTA Circular 9070.1G – Section 5310


Program Goals (5310):  Improve access to mobility, remove barriers to transportation services and expand the transportation mobility options available for elderly individuals and individuals with disabilities throughout the Fresno Urbanized Area. Toward this goal, FTA provides financial assistance for transportation services planned, designed, and carried out to meet the special transportation needs of elderly individuals and individuals with disabilities.


FTA Section 5310 – 2019 Application Released for the Fresno/Clovis Urbanized Area

As the Designated Recipient for the Fresno/Clovis Urbanized Area, Fresno COG is releasing an application for funding in the Fresno/Clovis Urbanized Area on April 11, 2019.  $745,658 will be available for Traditional Capital projects and $82,851 for Other Capital and Operating projects for a total of $828,509.


Section 5310 Fresno/Clovis Urbanized Area 2019 application can be found here:  2019 FTA Section 5310 Application


Deadline for applications is May 16, 2019.

If you have any questions, please contact Peggy Arnest at or 559-724-9218.


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Fresno COG comment/question email address

If you are unsure of whom to contact at Fresno COG regarding programs, projects or COG meetings, you may email staff at Your communication will be routed to the appropriate staff member and responded to promptly.