6580 Valley Center Dr. • Ste 124 • Radford, VA 24141 • 540-639-9313

Request for Proposals

 

Public Engagement Tools

Issue Date: July 17, 2020

Due Date: August 18, 2020 by 5:00 PM

The New River Valley Regional Commission (NRVRC) requests proposals from qualified firms to provide a public engagement software tool which will assist in community surveys, education, and outreach. The solution must be available to NRVRC, local partners, and the community as an online Software as a Service (SaaS) tool.

Objectives

NRVRC is a Regional Planning Organization which is involved in many planning efforts in the New River Valley region of Southwest Virginia. It partners with local governments within the region and undertakes many types of local and regional projects such as downtown plans, comprehensive plans, zoning ordinances, and regional studies and plans. It also supports and manages various transportation, economic development, and housing programs. The NRVRC serves as a liaison between local, state, and federal governments, and provides planning services as requested by member organizations.

The primary purpose of the public engagement platform is to encourage citizen participation in our projects and programs, provide rich and intuitive tools for learning, and collect input. NRVRC would like to purchase a subscription which will allow our staff and staff from our member organizations to create, manage and publish discussion topics and surveys, which the public can respond to and interact with.

NRVRC seeks a provider to support the purposes described above. The scope of work will include a software service that will support, at a minimum, certain requirements detailed below and availability of technical support for a term of at least one year with annual renewal options.

Additional information is outlined in the Full version RFP.

If interested, please contact:

Christy Straight
6580 Valley Center Drive, Suite 124
Radford, VA 24141
Email: cstraight@nrvrc.org
Phone: (540) 639-9313

Cleaning Services

 

 

Issue Date: August 20, 2020

Due Date: September 1, 2020 by 5:00 PM

 

 

 

The New River Valley Regional Commission (NRVRC) requests proposals from qualified individuals or firms to provide Facility Disinfecting Services expertise for the recently established New River Valley Business Continuity Team (BCT). The BCT was established to assist employers across the region navigate operations in a COVID-19 environment.  The services being requested will directly assist businesses impacted by COVID-19 by ensuring proper cleaning protocols are administered when needed.  Cleaning  will be determined on a case by case basis and may involve general disinfection, heavy cleaning, dusting, fogging, spraying, or other forms of general sanitation. 

Additional information is outlined in the Full version RFP.

 

 

 

If interested, please contact:

Melanie Morris, BCT Program Manager
New River Valley Regional Commission
6580 Valley Center Drive, Suite 124
Radford, VA 24141

Email: mmorris@nrvrc.org

Phone: (540) 639-9313 ext. 248

 

 

 

Legal Services

 

 

Issue Date: August 20, 2020

Due Date: September 1, 2020 by 5:00 PM

 

 

 

The New River Valley Regional Commission (NRVRC) requests proposals from qualified individuals or firms to provide legal expertise for the recently established New River Valley Business Continuity Team (BCT). The BCT was established to assist employers across the region navigate operations in a COVID-19 environment.  The services being requested will directly assist businesses impacted by COVID-19 by answering questions related to temporary regulations set forth by the Department of Labor or other governing bodies in light of COVID-19. Qualified respondents will have legal experience in human resources, labor laws, OSHA regulations, and the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.

Additional information is outlined in the Full version RFP.

 

 

 

 

If interested, please contact:

Melanie Morris, BCT Program Manager
New River Valley Regional Commission
6580 Valley Center Drive, Suite 124
Radford, VA 24141

Email: mmorris@nrvrc.org

Phone: (540) 639-9313 ext. 248

 

 

Business Continuity Public Relations

 

Issue Date: August 20, 2020

Due Date: September 1, 2020 by 5:00 PM

 

 

The New River Valley Regional Commission (NRVRC) requests proposals from qualified individuals or firms to provide Public Relations expertise for the recently established New River Valley Business Continuity Team (BCT). The BCT was established to assist employers across the region to navigate operations in a COVID-19 environment.  The services being requested will directly assist businesses impacted by COVID-19 through the preparation of communication plans and development of specific messaging for impacted firms.  This may involve messaging internal for a firm or external to customers, media or supply chains.  Qualified respondents will have public relations experience in public health, healthcare compliance, crisis communication and website programming in the event an employer needs assistance updating their site for messaging purposes. 

Additional information is outlined in the Full version RFP.

 

 

 

 

If interested, please contact:

Melanie Morris, BCT Program Manager
New River Valley Regional Commission
6580 Valley Center Drive, Suite 124
Radford, VA 24141

Email: mmorris@nrvrc.org

Phone: (540) 639-9313 ext. 248