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Request for Proposals - FRTA RFP #2017-0101 Owner’s Project Manager Services for Maintenance Facility Design and Construction

The Franklin Regional Transit Authority (FRTA) is accepting qualification statements and proposals for owner’s project manager services for a new vehicle maintenance and transit operations facility at located on Sandy Ln. in Turners Falls, MA 01376.  This project also includes design and engineering for infrastructure upgrades to power, water, sewer, communications, road, and sidewalk approximately 500 ft.  The contract for this project is to oversee all aspects of the development and construction of the new facility.

Interested parties may obtain a copy of RFP online at, by contacting the FRTA at 413-774-2262, or emailing Michael Perreault, Assistant Administrator at  The completed Acknowledgement of Receipt Form must be received at FRTA prior to February 15, 2017 in order to receive any addendums containing written questions and answers, and/or any schedule modifications.

Proposals are due back to the FRTA by 3:00 p.m., February 24th, 2017.

Click Here…to view the proposal packet.

Click Here…to view Addendum 1 – Maintenance Facility OPM 2017

Click Here…to view the Pre Proposal Conference Sign In Sheet

Click Here…to view the Preliminary Building Design

Click Here…to view the Project Site Survey

Click Here…to view the Phase II Environmental Site Analysis