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Fresno COG Request for Proposals

Fresno COG Community Mini Grant Program for the Regional Transportation Plan Update

The Fresno Council of Governments (Fresno COG) is seeking assistance from community organizations, schools, agencies, businesses, and community groups to conduct public outreach during key phases of the 2026 Regional Transportation Plan (RTP) Update and the Sustainable Communities Strategy Scenarios within it. Fresno COG will provide mini grants for up to $10,000 each to five or more organizations with existing community contacts. Successful applicants will reach out to residents of the Fresno County region, include them in the RTP and SCS transportation planning process via in person and/or online participation to obtain defined input. This program is designed to ensure that input is received from a diverse and extensive number of Fresno County residents throughout the region.

RTP Mini Grant Application – Due July 8 by 5 pm

TradePort California Site Feasibility Study

The Fresno Council of Governments (Fresno COG) is requesting proposals from qualified consultants to develop the TradePort California Site Feasibility Study. Specifically, this RFP addresses the continuation of previous feasibility studies conducted since 2019. This phase is being funded by a U.S. Department of Transportation Build America Bureau, Regional Infrastructure Accelerator Grant. In November 2023, Fresno Council of Governments was notified of a $1.75 million grant award to complete tasks required to position the project for private investment by conducting planning level design for at least two sites within Fresno County. Please access the Request for Proposals for the TradePort California Site Feasibility Study here.

Proposal questions and submissions can be sent to Paul Herman at pherman@fresnocog.org.

Deadline for Proposal submissions is 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 20, 2024.

TradePort California Site Feasibility Study RFP

Revised copy of RFP due to revisions to Requirements & Schedule made on May 13, 2024. Changes are highlighted in gray in the document.

Regional Pavement Management System Update

The Fresno Council of Governments (Fresno COG) is requesting proposals from qualified consultants to update the pavement management programs in the Fresno region. A regularly updated Pavement Management System (PMS) is desirable for local governments to keep road inventory records, assess the roadway conditions, create an inventory of maintenance and repair needs, estimate the costs, develop a prioritization list, and plan the budget accordingly. Proposals that are alternatives to existing programs or software that showcase real time data collection and analysis with use of new technologies will also be accepted.

Proposal questions and submission can be sent to Pankaj Joshi at joshi@fresnocog.org.

Deadline to Submit Proposal Questions is Friday, May 31, 2024, at 5 pm

Deadline for Proposal Submission is 5:00 p.m. on Monday, June 17, 2024.

Regional Pavement Management System Update RFP

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