|The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) is requesting a sole economically feasible source contract with the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)for their AASHTOWare which includes but is not limited to, AASHTOWare Bridge: AASHTOWare Bridge Rating Unlimited, AASHTOWare Bridge Design Unlimited, AASHTOWare Bridge Management Super Site License, AASHTOWare Bridge Rating Agency Sponsored Consultant Licenses and AASHTOWare Safety Analyst Site License. |
A hearing is scheduled for May 23, 2018 at 2pm in Room 511 at the Stratton Office Building, 401 South Spring St, Springfield, Illinois. A sole source contract will be awarded on that date unless and interested party submits a written request for a public hearing by Friday, May 18, 2018 at 4:00 PM.
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 as to whether award by sole source 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 hearing. Interested parties wishing to submit comments or request a hearing must do so in writing and submit their request to the Notice Contract. Requests for a public hearing by an interested party or written comments shall be made by May 18, 2018 to the Notice Contact:
Dianne Richman,712 Stratton Office Building, 401 S Spring, Springfield, Il 62706. E-mail: Dianne.Richman@illinois.gov; phone 217-670-9646; fax 217-558-1399.
A Sole source contract where a hearing was requested by an interested party may be awarded after the hearing is conducted with the written approval of the chief procurement officer