Bids Finance

Waste Water Design RFP

City of Nogales

Notice is hereby given that the City of Nogales (hereinafter referred to as “City”) is soliciting Statements of Qualification from Professional Engineering firms to prepare:

  • Technical Memorandum
  • Environmental Information Document
  • Lateral Connections to the International Outfall Interceptor (IOI)

A full Scope of Work and Evaluation Criteri are available upon request.

The City invites interested firms to submit written Statements of Qualification relating to this project. A Selection Committee will then evaluate the firms’ qualifications based on the Evaluation Criteria categories. The City will select up to THREE (3) Offerors from those submitting Statements of Qualifications. The City will enter into negotiations with top ranked Offeror as determined by the evaluation. If an agreement cannot be reached, the second ranked firm will be called to negotiate a contract.

A complete copy of the Scope of Work and Evaluation Criteria may be obtained from Alma Almada, Public Works Department Administrative Assistant, by calling (520)-285-5753, or email

Respondents are invited to review the information and submit their Statement of Qualifications in accordance with the criteria established within this RFQ. Written questions regarding this RFQ must be received by the Public Works Director or Engineer no later than five days prior to the due date. Questions may then be responded to in writing. Proposals shall not exceed 20 pages, including cover letter and illustrations.

All submittals must be received by the due date and time assigned at the submittal location specified herein. Any response received at the specified submittal location after the due date and time assigned will be returned unopened. The City of Nogales reserves the right to reject any or all submittals, or to withhold the award for any reason it may determine, and to waive or not to waive any informalities in the submittal. All information regarding the content of the specific submittals will remain confidential until a contract is finalized or all proposals are rejected.

SUBMITTAL DUE DATE: July 9, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. local AZ time
SUBMITTAL LOCATION: City of Nogales Public Works Department, 1450 N. Hohokam Drive, Nogales, Arizona 85621

INQUIRIES/RESPONSE PERIOD: June 22, 2020 to June 25, 2020

QUESTIONS SHALL BE DIRECTED TO: Alejandro Barcenas, Public Works Director,, or Juan Guerra, City Engineer,

City Programs Finance

Low Income Rate Eligibility

A Low-Income Discount of 30% shall be available to residential account holders meeting the criteria of Section 19-81(E) as set forth therein.

Ordinance No. O2016-07-004

Section 19-81(E): Low-Income Discount: A residential account shall qualify for a low-income discount of 30% upon presenting evidence that the resident is receiving State or Federal Income, Housing or Food Assistance, Disability or Unemployment Benefits. If the account serves multiple residential units, the low-income discounts shall be applicable on proportion to the number of units unless additional documentation for additional resident(s) is provided.