Reference Number: 22041576
Request ID:16-99960
Date First Offered12/07/2017
Title:THA - 17-0057 Workforce Development Technical Assistance Initiative

Agency Reference Number:THA - 16-99960
Agency:THA - Toll Highway Authority
Purchasing Agency:THA - Toll Highway Authority
Purchasing Agency SPO:Sherri Friend

Status: Closed


Description and Specifications:
Subject to approval by the Tollway's Board of Directors, the Illinois Tollway is giving notice of intent to award contract 17-0057 Workforce Development Technical Assistance Initiative to Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership.

This contract provides a source for the Tollway to develop and support programs and services that can increase access to economic opportunities on Tollway projects for historically underrepresented individuals, including minorities, ex-offenders, women, economically disadvantaged individuals and veterans.

This contract has a BEP goal of 28% and VET goal of 4%. BEP is being fulfilled by the following BEP vendors:
Education Design Development and Research Corporation
Illuminative Strategies Inc.

The initial term of the contract shall not exceed $5,151,008.94 without a formal change order. The contract start date is an estimate and will start upon execution of the contract.

Key Information

Notice Type:Contract Award Notice

Notice Expiration Date:06/04/2018

Professional & Artistic:No
Small Business Set-Aside:No

Does this solicitation contain a BEP or DBE requirement?:Yes

Does this solicitation contain a Veteran requirement?:Yes

Relevant Category:General Services

Total Amount of Award:$7,154,179.08 (Total Dollar Value Only/Includes Any Renewal Options)
Estimated/Actual Value Description:
Length of Initial Term:36
Contract Begin Date:07/01/2018
Contract End Date:06/30/2021
Renewal Terms:2


Number of Responding Bidders:5
Number of Unsuccessful Bidders:4
Total Number Awarded:1

Listing of All Bidders/Offerors Considered But Not Selected:
1) Black Contractors United, Inc.
2) HACIA Scholarship and Education Foundation
3) National Able Network, Inc.
4) TEC Services Consulting, Inc.
Source Selection:RFP

Vendor(s) Selected for Award
Vendor NameAmount of Award BEP Goal % DBE Goal %

Notice Contact
Name: Desiree Liberti
Street Address:2700 Ogden Avenue
City:Downers Grove
Zip Code:60515
Phone: 630-241-6800
Fax Number:630-795-7908

Class Code

Class Codes:


NIGP Commodity/Service Code:918 31 Construction Consulting
918 32 Consulting Services (Not Otherwise Classified)
918 35 Disadvantage Business Enterprise (DBE) and Historically Unde...
918 79 Minority and Small Business Consulting


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