County Seeks Proposals for EcoLoop

Press release from Alachua County

The County is seeking information and qualifications from companies with innovative waste processing, conversion, research, or beneficial technologies and is interested in developing projects within the EcoLoop. Those wishing to submit proposals for the project may do so via the County’s e-Procurement Public Portal (EcoLoop. RFP 22-328-MM).

The EcoLoop consists of 31 acres of shovel-ready parcels available for long-term lease for private sector entrepreneurs invested in recycling, reuse, reprocessing, and remanufacturing. Located in Northeast Gainesville, with easy access to State Road 24 (Waldo Road), the Park is adjacent to the Alachua County Leveda Brown Environmental Park and Transfer Station.

The County will rank proposals in order of preference. In ranking the proposals, the County will consider the factors set forth in the submittal instructions.

Additional information on the project, including submittal instructions, is available on the County’s Solicitation Opportunities webpage.

Those with questions regarding this project should submit them via the question and answer tab in the County’s e-Procurement Public Portal.

The County’s Cone of Silence will be in effect from the initial advertisement of this notice. All communications regarding the project must be submitted via the question and answer tab in the County’s e-Procurement Public Portal. All proposals and related information received will be subject to the applicable provisions of the Florida Public Records Law.