|The Department of Children & Family Services is requesting a Sole Source contract with Chapin Hall to provide court-ordered services. See Sole Source Form attached below for details of this sole source contract. |
Please refer to Sole Source Justification Form attached below.
A HEARING IS SCHEDULED FOR:
Date and Time: Wednesday, March 21, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.
Location: 511 Stratton Office Building, 401 S. Spring St., Springfield, IL 62706
Call-in information for those unable to attend will be provided upon request.
Interested parties wishing to request a hearing, or submit comments, must do so in writing and submit their request to the contact person listed below.
Request for a public hearing by an interested party, or submission of written comments, must be made by Friday, March 16, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. to:
712 Stratton Office Building
401 South Spring Street
Springfield, Il 62706
A Sole Source contract will be awarded on that date and the hearing will be cancelled, unless an interested party submits a written request for a public hearing by Friday, March 16, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
If a public hearing is requested, the purchasing agency shall present testimony justifying the procurement method. Any interested party may present testimony for or against the sole source determination as described in this notice. The purpose of the hearing will be to receive information from the public regarding whether a sole source award is appropriate and in accordance with the Illinois Procurement Code. Formal rules of evidence will not apply. Hearings may be recorded in order to aid in the production of minutes. Parties may submit written comments in lieu of attending the hearing. Written comments will be afforded the same weight as oral comments received at the hearing.
After consideration of the testimony, the Chief Procurement Officer may approve the purchasing agency's request to contract by the sole source procurement method.