The North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority, Inc. (NJTPA), the Metropolitan Planning Organization for the 13 counties in northern New Jersey, is announcing a Request for Proposals for consultant assistance to develop a clear, accurate, and comprehensive picture of regional freight activity, both current and future. Data will be developed for the base year and projected for future years out to 2050. Regional, county, and commodity specific summaries will be prepared. The NJTPA invites all qualified firms with experience in this area to submit proposals for this project.


A copy of the RFP can be downloaded from the NJTPA website at: (click on "RFPs" tab), or may be requested in writing by email to Angellita Young at [log in to unmask], or by fax at (973) 639-1953.  


Questions about the RFP must be placed in writing and emailed to Jakub Rowinski at [log in to unmask], with a copy to [log in to unmask]. Copies of these questions and any replies will be made available in the RFP area of the NJTPA Website. The deadline for inquiries is July 11, 2018.


A pre-proposal informational meeting, which is strongly recommended for all interested firms, will be held at 2:00 PM on June 27, 2018 at the NJTPA offices in Newark (One Newark Center, 17th floor, Newark NJ, 07102). Please RSVP if you plan to attend this meeting by contacting NJTPA by email at [log in to unmask] and [log in to unmask], or by fax at (973) 639-1953.


Federal and state procurement regulations apply to this contract. If awarded, the successful firm awarded the contract shall be required to comply with the requirements of N.J.S.A. 10:5-31 et seq. and N.J.A.C. 17:27.      


The deadline for proposals is: July 25, 2018 at 2:00 PM (ET).  Proposals received after this deadline will not be considered for review.