Professional Practice

Aesthetic Impact Analysis, Vermont

Date: 1/17/2017 - 1/17/2019

Type: RFPs / RFQs

LA CES approved?: No

Location(s): Vermont

Description: The Vermont Public Service Department (“Department” or “PSD”) is soliciting proposals for expert witness services to assist in formulating and presenting its recommendations on the aesthetic impacts of various telecommunications, and electric transmission and generation projects as required by 30 V.S.A. §§ 219a, 248, 248a, and other statutes. The Department represents the public interest in utility cases before the Vermont Public Service Board (“Board” or “PSB”), federal regulatory agencies, and state and federal courts.

The contract will cover projects assigned separate docket numbers, being billed under one contract. The contract will be for on-call work for a two-year period, with the possibility of renewal if services related to ongoing dockets are not completed within this time period. The Department anticipates retaining multiple consultants through this RFP and will have discretion over assignment of a consultant to a particular project.

Proposals are due by 4:30 p.m. on December 28, 2016. Late submissions will not be accepted. Three hard copies and one electronic copy of the proposal must be delivered to the Department. Proposals, and questions should be addressed to:

Angela Valentinetti
Vermont Department of Public Service
112 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05620-2601
Phone: (802) 828-4020


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