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WCS Accepts Statements of Qualifications

In accordance with Westside Community Schools Policy 3202 Construction Manager at Risk and the
Political Subdivisions Construction Act (PSCA), Westside Community Schools is accepting Statements
of Qualifications (SOQ’s) for Construction Manager at Risk services to construct the new Westside
Community Schools (WCS) – Sunset Hills Elementary School building located at 9503 Walnut Street,
Omaha, Nebraska. The SOQ’s will be accepted at the WCS Administrative Offices (ABC Building)
located at 909 South 76th Street, Omaha, Nebraska, until January 6, 2017 at 3:00 PM (CDT).
All responses to the Request for Qualifications for Construction Manager at Risk Services must be
submitted to Rob Zimmerman, WCS representative at the ABC Building, 909 South 76th Street, Omaha
Nebraska 68114. Each response shall include six (6) hard copies and one (1) electronic copy of the
Proposal.
The SOQ’s will be evaluated by the WCS selection committee and follow-up interviews will be scheduled
as determined by the selection committee. A recommendation by the Superintendent of Schools will be
made to the Board of Education on or around February 6, 2017 at the Westside Community Schools
Board of Education Meeting to be held in the Board of Education Meeting Room located in the ABC
Building, 909 South 76th Street, Omaha Nebraska 68114.
A Pre-Proposal Meeting will be held December 15, 2016 at 12:00 PM (CDT) at the Westside
Community Schools ABC Building; a firm’s failure to attend the Pre-Proposal meeting will
disqualify that firm from consideration. Submitting firms may request information or clarifications to
the RFQ at this meeting. Further questions or requests for clarification MUST be submitted in writing to
Rob Zimmerman, Westside Community Schools representative, 909 South 76th Street, Omaha Nebraska
68114, and/or may be e-mailed directly to project.advocates@westside66.net on or before 2:00 PM
(CDT) on December 28, 2016. All written questions and responses will be communicated to the firms
who attend the Pre-Proposal Conference.

Click here for the full request for qualifications.