Space Florida Sets Aug. 27 Public Meeting on Shiloh Site

Space Florida Evaluation Committee Public Meeting

space_florida_logoDate and Time: August 27, 2013, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Time)

Place: 505 Odyssey Way, Exploration Park, Conference Rooms 301 and 305

General Subject Matter to be Considered: The Space Florida Evaluation Committee Members will be considering the proposals submitted by vendors in response to the competitive solicitation for the Request for Qualifications for Environmental Services Supporting a Launch Site Operator License for the Proposed Shiloh Launch Complex, RFQ-SF-17-0-2014/MB.

Vendors will be making oral presentations and answering questions as part of the competitive solicitation process, during which time the meeting will be closed to the public in accordance with subsection 286.0113(2)(b)1. of the Florida Statutes.

Please note that the purpose of this meeting is for the Evaluation Committee to consider the proposals that have been submitted to Space Florida, and to determine whether to provide some or all of the proposals to the FAA for consideration and ranking. At a later date, once the Consultant is selected, the public will have opportunities to provide public input at public hearings prior to the preparation of the Final EIS. More information regarding this process and the public hearings can be found in the RFQ.

A copy of the agenda may be obtained by contacting: Debbie Truffa at dtruffa@spaceflorida.gov or on Space Florida’s website at www.spaceflorida.gov/proposals

Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this workshop/meeting is asked to advise the agency at least 48 hours before the meeting by contacting: Debbie Truffa at dtruffa@spaceflorida.gov. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1 (800) 955-8771 (TDD) or 1 (800) 955-8770 (Voice).

If any person decides to appeal any decision made by the Evaluation Committee with respect to any matter considered at this meeting or hearing, he/she will need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceeding is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence from which the appeal is to be issued.

For more information, you may contact: Debbie Truffa at dtruffa@spaceflorida.gov.