The City of Sumner solicits interest from consulting firms with expertise in engineering and construction management services related to the utility and transportation public works projects.  Services are anticipated to commence in the fourth quarter of 2019 and extend for approximately two (2) years with the option for the City of Sumner to extend it for additional time and money if necessary.

The City of Sumner reserves the right to amend terms of this “Request for Qualifications” (RFQ), to circulate various addenda, or to withdraw the RFQ at any time, regardless of how much time and effort consultants have spent on their responses.  The City of Sumner reserves the right to retain the services of responsive firm(s) for subsequent phases including construction management services associated with this project.  Prospective consultants will be held to the ADA and Civil Rights language adopted by the City of Sumner.

Project Description

The City of Sumner was recently awarded a grant to improve the water quality in Salmon Creek by providing enhanced treatment of surface runoff from 160th Avenue East extending south from Main Street approximately 650 feet.  The project will also install pervious concrete sidewalks on the east side of 160th Street East.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Information

This material can be made available in an alternate format by emailing Andrew Leach, Associate Engineer at or by calling 253-299-5711.

Title VI Statement

The City of Sumner in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 78 Stat. 252, 42 U.S.C. 2000d to 2000d-4 and Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, Department of Transportation, subtitle A, Office of the Secretary, Part 21, nondiscrimination in federally assisted programs of the Department of Transportation issued pursuant to such Act, hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises as defined at 49 CFR Part 26 will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, national origin, or sex in consideration for an award.”

Submittal Date

Please submit Statement of Qualifications to: City of Sumner, Attn: Andrew Leach, 1104 Maple Street, Suite 260, Sumner WA  98390 no later than 2:00 p.m. on August 22nd, 2019.  Submittals may not be accepted after that time and date.

Dates of Publication:

Tacoma News Tribune:  July 30 and August 6, 2019

Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce:  July 30 and August 6, 2019

Categories: Bids & RFQs