The South Western Oklahoma Development Authority (SWODA) and the Southwest Oklahoma Regional Transportation Planning Organization (SORTPO) are excited to announce that we are seeking proposals for the development of a comprehensives Regional Transportation Plan for the SORTPO region representing the counties of Beckham, Caddo, Comanche, Cotton, Custer, Grady, Greer, Harmon, Jackson, Jefferson, Kiowa, McClain, Roger Mills, Stephens, Tillman, and Washita.
The objective of this Request for Proposal (attached) is to select a qualified consultant or consulting team with substantial experience in transportation planning to develop a comprehensive Regional Transportation Plan. The plan should take into account various transportation modes, including but not limited to roadways, public transit, active transportation (walking and cycling) as well as collecting and analyzing data to ensure the transportation system operates safely, efficiently, and equitable across the region.
The deadline for submission is September 11, 2023, 5:00 pm.
A concise list of qualified consultants will be selected from the submitted proposals for follow-up interviews. The interview format will include an oral presentation from the consultant, to be followed by a question-and-answer period. Interviews will be scheduled during the week September 25 – 29th at the SWODA office or ODOT office.. TEAMS or an equivalent platform for interviews may be considered depending upon circumstances.