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YMPO Rail/Heavy Freight Corridor Alignment Study

YMPO   is  now  opening  the   Request  for  Proposals  (RFP)  process   for  the

YMPO Rail/Heavy Freight Corridor Alignment Study.”

The Yuma Metropolitan Planning Organization (YMPO) is soliciting for the Request for Proposals (RFP) and a proposed approach in written format for professional services to study and publish a preliminary alignment for a possible Rail/Heavy Freight Corridor, through the Yuma metropolitan region from the current Union Pacific railroad alignment to the United States border with Mexico. This project will be managed by YMPO with input from local project stakeholders and the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) and Federal partners.

Submittals will be accepted until 3:00 p.m. (Mountain Standard Time) on May 4, 2021 at the office of YMPO, 230 West Morrison Street, Yuma, Arizona 85364. Submittals received after this timeframe will be rejected and returned to the sender unopened.

Detailed submittal requirements may be obtained by contacting the YMPO office or may be downloaded from our website at www.ympo.org. For further information, please submit questions in writing by fax to Paul Ward at (928) 329-1674 or by email to pward@ympo.org. YMPO reserves the right to reject any and all submittals.

The YMPO is an Affirmative/Equal Opportunity Employer.

YMPO Rail/Heavy Freight Corridor Alignment Study


YMPO RAIL/Heavy Freight Corridor Alignment Study  COMMENT FORM



RELEASE DATE: March 30, 2021

Questions to RFP: April 20, 2021

Response to Questions: April 21, 2021

Submission to YMPO: May 4, 2021 no later than 3 P.M.

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