|Notice of Intent to Award for the operation of concession services consisting of restaurant, catering services, and mobile food vending service, at the World Shooting & Recreational Complex located in Sparta, Illinois. The restaurant operation at World Shooting & Recreational Complex will be authorized to rent, sell, serve or dispense food, confections, hot and cold nonalcoholic beverages, alcoholic beverages if proper licenses are obtained, and restaurant related souvenirs. This contract is being awarded to the responsive and responsible bidder with the highest return of revenue to the State.|
The World Shooting and Recreational Complex is a state of-the-art 1,600-acre shooting facility which features 120 trap fields extending along a 3 ½ mile shooting line, 24 Skeet Fields, 2 Sporting Clay Fields, Cowboy Action Shooting Corral, 1000 RV Campsites, 750 of which include water, sewer and electrical hookups, a 34,000 square foot Events Center, Gift Shop, Vendor Mall, sporting related vendors and a restaurant. The site is located in scenic Southern Illinois near the city of Sparta.
The contract start date is an estimate. Actual start date will be no sooner than the last required signature on contract or execution, whichever occurs last.
This concession was procured in accordance with 30 ILCS 500/53-10.