Requests for Proposals

RFP: RRRC-2022-01 Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy
Posted: September 15, 2022
Proposals Due: October 14, 2022, 4:00 p.m.

Request for Proposals - RRRC-2022-01
Terms & Conditions
Questions and Answers (Posted October 5, 2022)

Notice of Intent to Award (Posted November 21, 2022)

Summary: The Rappahannock-Rapidan Regional Commission (RRRC), in partnership with the Thomas Jefferson Planning District Commission (TJPDC), seeks the services of a qualified consultant to carry out activities to support the creation of a Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) for each region, along with creation of super-regional section that focus on economic opportunities and strategies common to each region.  As envisioned, the process will conform to the CEDS requirements identified by the U.S. Economic Development Administration.

Grant Period: Funding for the activities outlined in this RFP are sourced from U.S. Economic Development Administration, GO Virginia Region 9, and from local funding sources available to both RRRC and TJPDC. The anticipated period of performance is from the date of award through December 31, 2024.

Proposal Submission: Offeror shall submit all elements requested in this RFP by the due date via email to:

Patrick Mauney, RRRC Executive Director – AND

Christine Jacobs, TJPDC Executive Director – 

Proposals received after the deadline will be rejected.

Questions: Please direct any questions regarding this RFP to Patrick Mauney ( by 5:00 p.m. on September 30, 2022.  An addendum with questions and answers will be posted to the RRRC website by 5:00 p.m. on October 5, 2022.