City of Countryside is soliciting Requests for Qualifications (RFQ) for IDOT Pre-Qualified engineering firms to provide Preliminary (Phase 1), Design (Phase II) and Construction (Phase III) Engineering Services for the Joliet Road Shared-Use Path between East Avenue and Wolf Road. This project is being funded through a combination of Illinois Transportation Enhancement Program (ITEP), Surface Transportation Program (STP), Invest in Cook and Local Funds and must adhere to all City, County State and Federal requirements. It should be noted that this Request for Qualifications is for all three phases of engineering, however the City reserves the right to proceed to each of the subsequent phases at their option, based on the success of the previous phase.

Interested firms should please click HERE for a copy of the Request for Qualifications, which contains a detailed description of the project, Conflict of Interest forms, and specific requirements for the format and content of the submittal.

Sealed Qualifications for this project must be received before 9:00 a.m. on Friday, September 24, 2021 at the City Clerk’s Office, 803 Joliet Road, Countryside, IL 60525. All submittals must include a Conflict of Interest Form and must not contain any cost information.

Qualifications will be evaluated and the top three qualified firms will be ranked for the purpose of negotiating a contract. Presentations will not be required for this project.