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 kevinm@scog.net. 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

2015 Regional Forum

On Thursday, September 17th, the Skagit Council of Governments will hold the 2015 Regional Forum to discuss regional transportation and economic development planning with the public.  The event will be held at Skagit Station, 105 E. Kincaid St., Mount Vernon, WA 98273.  It begins at 6:00, but come anytime between 5:00 and 6:00 if you’d like to talk to SCOG staff about current projects that SCOG is working on.

2015 Regional Forum Flyer

Hope to see you there!