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Dryden Development Corporation

The Dryden Development Corporation, in partnership with the City of Machin, is seeking a firm to prepare a Broad Based Community Profile for the City of Dryden and Township of Machin to use as an information tool that will enable the collective to provide pertinent information to potential investors, people looking for a new place to call home, visitors and the general public. This preliminary profile will identify all economic development related community assets whether privately or publicly owned.

Please find the complete request below:

RFP: Community Profile

Please find reference materials below:

‚Äč2011 Dryden Community Profile
Tourism Resources Audit: Natural
Tourism Resources Audit: Built/Managed

Request Closing Date: February 9, 2016 12:00 PM


Addendum #1 - Provide additional clarity on submission guideline 

Proposal submission can be made electronically, in person, or by courier/ mail. Hard copy submissions in person or by courier/ mail, should contain three copies of the proposal. If you are submitting electronically, I am additionally requesting three hard copies to be forwarded and postmarked on or by 12:00 PM on February 9, 2017 . To clarify, RFP submission is accepted electronically by the set deadline with the hard copies to follow due to the short application window. The February 9th deadline is indeed the last date to ask questions and the submission deadline is February 9th at  12pm local time.
Thank you.

Addendum #2 - Other questions

Correction to 1.13: please replace "Chief Administrative Officer" with "identified contact person"

Can you provide dates for DDC’s monthly meetings between February and June?
DDC Meetings    (third Thursday of each Month at 4pm as a general rule)    -   Thur, Feb 16, March 17 , April 21, May 19;  on occasion there may be special meetings held and the board has the final say on meeting schedule but they will be flexible depending on the circumstances.

Is there a particular format or content you are seeking for the references?
No preference for format or content – entirely up to you

Is there a specific Form of Proposal you want proponents to follow?  
No, you are free to use the style you prefer

Addendum #1 is noted on the website.   Is this to be printed and signed as the "Signed Addendum page"?

Is there a maximum project budget, or any financial guideline?   
No, on purpose. Pricing has a minimum impact in deciding the successful bidder


Archive: The "Request for Proposal - Consulting Services" bid is now closed.
The link to the pdf document for the development of an Economic Development Strategic Plan & Industry Specific Attraction Plan will remain active for reference only for the term of the project.

May 26, 2015:
  The contract for service has been awarded to 
Miller Dickinson Blais/ OCO Global. Thank-You to all who submitted interest.  

If you are unable to access the document or require accessibility accommodation, please contact Nicole at 807-223-4100 x. 1 or toll-free 1-877-737-9336 or email with your request.


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