Apr 03, 2018 8:03 pm The National Park Service (NPS) will issue a Prospectus soliciting proposals for the award of a Concession Contract to provide lodging, food and beverage, retail, RV park, fuel, and other services within Big Bend National Park on April 3, 2018. The Prospectus explains the business opportunity and the terms and conditions under which the NPS will award the Concession Contract. The Director has determined that no Preferred Offeror for this Draft Contract exists pursuant to the terms of 36 C.F.R. Part 51. This solicitation for commercial services is fully competitive.
Any proposal, including that of the existing concessioner, must be received by the Chief of Concessions, Intermountain Region, National Park Service, 12795 West Alameda Parkway, Lakewood, Colorado 80228 by 4:00 p.m. MT on July 10, 2018, in order to be evaluated and considered for award of the Concession Contract.
The Prospectus will be available at http://concessions.nps.gov/prospectuses.htm
Hard copies will be available upon request for a printing cost recovery charge. The fee is $35.00 per copy to be delivered via Federal Express or $30.00 per copy if picked up in person. Persons interested in obtaining a Prospectus should mail, or bring in person, a check or money order made payable to the NPS. (Cash will not be accepted.) You must include a physical address (no post office box) and a telephone number to receive a Federal Express package. Contact the Chief of Concessions, Intermountain Region, National Park Service, 12795 West Alameda Parkway, Lakewood, Colorado 80228 or at telephone number (303) 969-2661, during business hours of 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
To receive amendments to this Prospectus, please provide Chief of Concessions, Intermountain Region, with your contact information (name, email address, and phone number) at Jennifer_Parker@nps.gov
or 303-969-2661. The NPS will send any additional information specific to the Prospectus in writing, via email, to interested parties who request a hard copy of the Prospectus or who have been placed on the contact list. The contact list already includes the Existing Concessioner. Information relative to the solicitation will also be posted to the above mentioned website.