Lake County Fiber Project: Request for Proposals for Volunteer Coordinator

Lake County, MN<BR><BR>Lake County Fiber Project<BR><BR>Request for Proposals for Volunteer Coordinator<BR><BR>INTRODUCTION<BR><BR>The Lake County Board of Commissioners is seeking proposals from qualified firms and individuals to coordinate volunteers that will help build support for the Fiber-to-the-Premise network to be developed in Lake County. The Network will deliver voice, video and data services for residents and businesses in Lake County and a portion of Saint Louis County.<BR><BR>PROPOSAL REQUIREMENTS<BR><BR>Proposals must be submitted to the Clerk of the Board by Wednesday, December 22, 2010 at 3:00 p.m. Proposers shall submit one signed paper copy and an electronic version via e -mail to:<BR><BR>Laurel Buchanan, Clerk of the Board<BR><BR>601 Third Avenue<BR><BR>Two Harbors, Minnesota 55616<BR><BR>Email: Clerk.Board@co.lake.mn.us<BR><BR>A copy of the complete RFP can be <BR><BR>downloaded at http://www.co.lake.mn.us<BR><BR>For more information, contact the Project Director:<BR><BR>Gary Fields<BR><BR>Email: gfields@nationalpublicbroadband.org<BR><BR>Phone: 651-343-3128<BR><BR>Selection of the firm or individual for this project will be based on experience, qualifications, and ability of the proposer to meet the County financial and technical objectives. Upon approval from the County Board, the County will enter into negotiations with the selected firm or individual to develop a contract for the services. The County reserves the right to reject any and all proposals regardless of merit.<BR><BR>Ely Echo 12/11/2010