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South Central WorkForce Council Releases RFP

The South Central WorkForce Council is releasing a Request for Proposal (RFP) on Friday, March 10, 2017.

This RFP is required under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act and solicits proposals to provide One-Stop Operator services at the three workforce centers located in our 9-county workforce development area.  Workforce Centers are located in Fairmont, Mankato and New Ulm.

The One-Stop Operator will coordinate the service delivery of Workforce Center partners and service providers as required under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.  One-Stop Operators may be a single entity (public, private or non-profit) or a consortium of entities.

The following timeline will be followed:
Issue Notice of RFP Availability……………………………..………………..March 10, 2017
Deadline to notify WorkForce Council of Intent to Apply……..…… March 24, 2017
Final Day for Technical Assistance……..………………………………………. April 3, 2017
Proposals Due………………..……………..……………4:00 p.m., Monday, April 24, 2017
Reviewer Ratings Completed………………………………………..…………….May 10, 2017
WorkForce Council/Joint Powers Board Approval…………………..……… June 2017
Contracting Completed…………………………………………….…………….. June 30, 2017
Begin Implementation…………………………………………………………………July 1, 2017

Requests for a copy of the RFP are to be made in writing no later than Friday, March 24th to Diane Halvorson by mail, fax or email:

SC WorkForce Council
706 N. Victory Drive
Mankato, MN  56001
diane@workforcecouncil.org
Fax(507) 345-2414

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