Welcome to Gulf County, FL

A place of business, a place that cares.

Innovative companies are rethinking their strategies and exploring new frontiers. Based on the assets in our community, Gulf County is positioned to respond to these demands and help businesses and industries secure strong market positions for future growth.

Businesses will be amazed what they find here in Gulf County, Florida:

  • Abundant Land
  • Abundant Freshwater Supply
  • Excess Waste Water Capacity
  • Excess Electrical Power and Natural Gas
  • Port of Port St. Joe
  • Gulf County Canal
  • Intracoastal Waterway
  • Industrial Rail Service
  • Easily Accessible Highways
  • Local Incentives

In addition, Northwest Florida’s Gulf County is uniquely positioned for success with a new Sacred Heart Hospital, an educated workforce and top ranked public schools. Growth potential in the region is excellent with Tyndall Air Force Base just minutes away and the first new international airport, Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport, in the United States in a decade.

Gulf County is located 22 miles east of Panama City, Florida and just two hours from the state capital, Tallahassee. The GCEDC is eager to assist in business attraction and expansion, as well as helping local companies to grow. We invite you to take a look at exciting opportunities unfolding that will change the way you think about doing business in Gulf County, Florida.




GULF COUNTY
RFP NO: 1819-02 Rev 10.28.18

DISASTER RECOVERY CONSULTANT SERVICES
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (AMENDED AND EXTENSION DATE)

Gulf County Board of County Commissioners have publicly met and voted unanimously October 23rd, 2018 to extend the submittal date for RFP 1819-02 from qualified vendors for Disaster Recovery Consultant Services at the Gulf County Administration, 1000 Cecil G. Costin, Blvd., Port St. Joe, Florida 32456, Clerks Office, Room 149, Port St. Joe, Florida 32456. Sealed BIDS will be received by Gulf County Board of County Commissioners for AMENDED RFP 1819-02 up and until 12:00 on Thursday, October 25, 2018.

Bid information with criteria, requirements and the scope of work may be downloaded from the county's web site www.gulfcounty-fl.gov or will be provided upon written request by contacting: Leanna Roberts, Deputy Clerk, 1000 Cecil G. Costin Sr. Blvd., Room 149, Port St. Joe, Florida, 32456, Phone (850) 229-6112, or info@gulfclerk.com. If you have any questions , please contact: Kari Summers, Deputy Administrator , Gulf County BOCC, 1000 Cecil G. Costin Sr. Blvd. Room 302, Port St. Joe, FL 32456, Phone (850) 229-6106, or ksummers@gulfcounty-fl.gov.

Gulf County Board of County Commissioners have also authorized that bid submissions may be submitted electronically to either info@gulfclerk.com up until this deadline. Confirmation of receipt from the Gulf County Clerk’s office is required for any and all timely electronic filing of submittals. Gulf County Board of County Commissioners shall also continue to receive bid submissions via delivery of hard copy that must be sealed and marked with the name of the proposer, the Bid number and titled RFP 1819-02- DISASTER RECOVERY CONSULTANT SERVICES. Each submittal by shall include one (1) original and five (5) copies of the proposal. Bids must be delivered to the Gulf County Clerk of Courts, 1000 Cecil G. Costin Sr. Blvd, Room 149, Port St. Joe, FL 32456 so as to reach said office no later than 12:00 P.M. (EST), Thursday, October 25, 2018, Bids will be opened at the same location on Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. (EST) at the Gulf County Clerk of Courts Office. Proposals received later than the date and time by either courier, mail or electronically as specified will be rejected. The Gulf County BOCC is not responsible for the late deliveries of proposals that are incorrectly addressed, delivered in person, by mail, electronically without confirmation of receipt by Gulf County Clerk’s office or any other type of delivery service.

Bids must be submitted with proposal Forms provided in the AMENDED “Request for Proposal” (RFP). Bid documents may be downloaded from the Gulf County website at: www.gulfcounty-fl.gov.

Bids are due no later than 12:00 PM October 25, 2018 and should be submitted in a sealed envelope and clearly marked “RFP No. 1819-02 Disaster Recovery Consultant Services”. All Bids received after the deadline for submission will not be opened or considered.

The Board of County Commissioners of Gulf County reserves the right to waive formalities or informalities to reject or award any and all bids or part(s) thereof, or to negotiate further with any or all bidders and accepts no responsibility for the expense of preparation or delivery of bids to the County. Responses to this AMENDED Request for Proposals will be submitted to the Board of County Commissioners after October 25, 2018 with a recommendation for bid award or rejection of all bids.

BIDDER MUST SUBMIT (1) ORIGINAL AND (5) COPIES OF THE BID.

Rebecca Norris, Clerk
Board of County Commissioners
Sandy Quinn, Chairman
Board of County Commissioners


 

 

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