Request for Proposals

Bellefonte Borough Authority is requesting proposals for professional Engineering services. The purpose is to solicit proposals that will allow the Authority to select the most qualified firm that can provide services for the Big Spring Cover project. At a minimum, the firm shall be able to provide or have demonstrated experience in the following: PA DEP Safe Drinking Water regulations and permitting experience, architectural design, structural engineering, mechanical engineering, specifications, drawings. The firm will assist the Authority in the bidding of, and contracting for, the installation of a specialized cover over Bellefonte’s Big Spring. Complete proposal details may be obtained by contacting Ralph W. Stewart, Borough Manager at [email protected] or 814.355.1501. Proposal details are also available at There will be a preliminary on-site meeting at the Big Spring to review existing conditions for firms intending to submit a proposal. Attendance is not mandatory, but highly encouraged. This meeting is scheduled for 10:30 am, August 14th, 2019. Proposals will be accepted until 4:00 PM, prevailing time, August 28th, 2019. Proposals shall be clearly marked on the outside, "Big Spring Cover - Engineering Services Proposal," and submitted to ATTN: Ralph Stewart, Bellefonte Borough Authority, 236 West Lamb Street, Bellefonte, PA 16823. Proposals that are faxed or e-mailed cannot be accepted.