RFP 2016-5 BOND COUNSEL SERVICES

The Camden County Municipal Utilities Authority (CCMUA) is soliciting proposals from qualified law firms to serve as its Bond Counsel from April 2016 – April 2017. Copies of this Request are available to download from the CAMDEN COUNTY WEBSITE: http://www.camdencounty.com/government/offices-departments/division-purchasing
RFP documents, describing the services required and the guidelines for issuing the award will be mailed to any vendor who writes or e-mails Andrew Kricun, Executive Director, CCMUA, 1645 Ferry Avenue, Camden, NJ 08104, with e-mail address at andy@ccmua.org.
All replies to this RFP must be received on or before March 1, 2016 at 11:00 o’clock a.m. All replies must be sealed. Any proposals received after said opening, whether by mail or otherwise will be returned unopened. No proposal will be accepted after the above referenced date. Proposals must be submitted in a sealed envelope with the name of the RFP clearly marked on the outside of the envelope. Proposals may not be e-mailed, faxed or transmitted over the telephone.
This RFP follows the “fair & open process” provided by N.J.S.A. 19:44A-20.4, et. seq.
The CCMUA assumes no responsibility for delays in any form of carrier, mail or delivery service causing the proposal to be received at the CCMUA Administration Building later than the above-referenced scheduled opening.
Nothing herein is intended to exclude any responsible firm or in any way restrain or restrict competition. All responsible firms are encouraged to submit proposals.
The CCMUA Board of Commissioners reserves the right to accept or reject any or all proposals submitted in the best interest of the CCMUA, and the Board further reserves the right to waive any defect or infirmity in any proposal should it be in the best interest of the CCMUA.
Proposers are required to comply with the requirements of N.J.S.A. 10:5-31 and N.J.A.C. 17:27 (affirmative action requirements).
This Request For Proposals does not constitute a bid and is intended solely to obtain competitive proposals from which the CCMUA may choose a contractor(s) that may best meet(s) the CCMUA’s needs. It is the CCMUA’s intent that no statutory, regulatory, or common law bidding requirement apply to this Request For Proposals.