Infrastructure Gap Analysis

Request for Proposals

 NVRC is seeking a consultant(s) or team that will focus on public engagement, infrastructure gap assessment, NEPA Documentation, and a Statement of Work for a grant from the Ferry Boat Program issued in 2014 from the Federal Transit Administration.

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Clarification on Request for Proposals - M-495 Commuter Fast Ferry on the Potomac

Under the section:  3. NEPA Documentation Preparation
"NVRC will prepare documentation supporting the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) requirements.  Once received, FTA will make a determination regarding the appropriate class of action under NEPA for the project.
 Deliverable:  Sufficient documentation accepted by a recommended NEPA class of action request to FTA."


Question:  It appears NVRC will be compiling the NEPA documentation and running the process appropriate to the class of action. What will be the consultants responsibility with regards to “sufficient documentation”?  

 Answer:  
The consultant is expected to prepare the documentation for a Categorical Exclusion