RFP for Architectural/Engineering Services

Pursuant to District Rule 137-048-0220, the Molalla Rural Fire Protection District #73 (District) is conducting a formal selection process to invite qualified architects and/or engineers to submit proposals to provide: (1) Seismic Evaluation of Stations Nos. 81 and 82; (2) Master Plan of full site of Station 82; and (3) Design and construction of an apparatus bay, office, and storage structure at Station No. 82 (collectively, the “Project”). The estimated cost of the services, combined, is unknown, but may exceed $100,000.

Proposals will be received by the District until closing at 5:00 p.m., on August 26th, 2016. Responses received after this time will be rejected as non-responsive. Proposers shall submit proposals in a sealed opaque envelope, plainly marked “Proposal for Architectural/Engineering Services,” Attention: Lt. Clinton Shaver, at the above address. Faxed and emailed proposals will be rejected as non-responsive.

Forms available for download here:

RFP Architect Engineer
AGT – Architect Engineer Contract

The full Request for Proposal (RFP) and Architect Engineer Contract may be obtained from, and questions posed to:

Clinton Shaver
Molalla Rural Fire Protection District #73
320 N. Molalla Avenue
P.O. Box 655
Molalla, OR 97038
Telephone: (503) 829-2200
Email: shaver@molallafire.org

Mission Statement

“To Provide Fire and Life Safety Services to the Community We Protect. The District will strive to accomplish its mission through the delivery of high quality prevention, suppression, and emergency medical services. Those services shall be provided in a timely manner with qualified personnel who are well trained, adequately equipped, and highly motivated.”

Molalla Fire District is made up of career and volunteer personnel. Career and volunteer personnel staff the MRFPD #73 fire, rescue, and ambulance services. The District’s staff includes 13 people, also the fire department has one Administrative support person, who serves as receptionist, billing clerk and secretary.

Volunteers provide fire suppression, rescue, EMS, and public education services. Several volunteers serve as the District’s chaplains, providing counseling and support to District personnel and the community. The Department averages between 2.4 and 2.9 volunteers per call. In addition, Molalla Fire has a Student program with three students currently enrolled. Volunteers Molalla Fire is staffed with 96% Volunteers. These Volunteers include Firefighters, Emergency Medical Technicians as well as support staff. There are approximately 40 volunteer firefighters and 30 Emergency Medical Technicians who help serve Molalla’s fire and ambulance needs. Volunteers are not required to live in district, but are held to the same standards as in district volunteers.

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