Notice of Request for Proposals


The Skagit Council of Governments (SCOG) announces a request for proposals (RFP) for professional services relating to preparation of a housing inventory and transportation analysis for Skagit County. The scope of services includes three tasks: (1) assisting SCOG with housing coordination among many stakeholders with varied interests and roles; (2) conducting a comprehensive housing inventory and analysis to ascertain existing conditions for all housing types, housing markets, housing demand, and other factors related to housing; and (3) developing a housing action plan with strategies focusing on implementing Task 1 and 2. Task 3 may include additional action strategies aimed specifically at low- to moderate-income housing pending funding availability. The complete scope of services is included within the RFP.

For more information, please contact Kevin Murphy at (360) 416-7871 or Proposals must be submitted to SCOG no later than 5:00 p.m. on May 20, 2016. Late proposals will not be considered.

Minority- and women-owned firms are encouraged to submit proposals. SCOG is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. This project may be partially funded through the State of Washington Community Development Block Grant program with federal funds provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Request for Proposals

April 2016 Regional Transportation Improvement Program Amendment

SCOG has received a request to amend the 2015-2020 Regional Transportation Improvement Program. The public is encouraged to review the proposed amendment and submit any written comments to Gabe Philips by noon on Wednesday, April 13, 2016. Written comments will be included in the information packet distributed to Transportation Policy Board members prior to their April 20, 2016 meeting. The public will also have the opportunity to comment at the Transportation Policy Board meeting, but written comments are preferred.

This public notice of public involvement activities and time established for public review and comments on the TIP development process will satisfy the FTA’s Program of Projects requirements.