Chamber & Community News…
TriMet is requesting Statements of Qualifications for Design Services for Powell Bus Garage Renovation Project, number RC170044JB. This solicitation is for personal services for the design, permitting, and design services needed during the construction of this Project. The Project offers multiple areas for DBE subcontractors. A pre-bid conference will be held at the Monday, October 24, 2016, 3:30pm, TriMet Harrison Square office, 1800 SW First Avenue, Suite 300, Portland, OR 97201. Interested prime contractors and subcontractors are encouraged to attend the pre-bid conference to engage with the project manager and other TriMet staff.
Entrepreneur Bootcamp Scholarship
We are thrilled to announce a second class for the TiE-XL Entrepreneur Bootcamp, an intensive course for entrepreneurs. Classes will take place Monday and Wednesday evenings starting November 7 and ending December 12, with a break the Wednesday before Thanksgiving (November 23). Learn more about scholarship participants from the first class.
PDC offers scholarships to women, people of color and other underrepresented founders to participate in the course. To apply for the scholarship, fill out the application form, and a representative from TiE Oregon or PDC will get back to you. Contact us soon to reserve your spot!
To learn more about programs and resources in Portland’s entrepreneurial ecosystem, reach out to Stephanie Duncker, the Startup PDX Challenge program manager.
TriMet is seeking proposals from qualified general contractors to provide Construction Manager/General Contractor (CM/GC) Services for the Washington Park Station Improvements Project. This project also offers multiple subcontracting opportunities: demolition, electrical, paint, signage for certified firms. A pre-proposal conference will be held on Tuesday, 8/23/2016 at 11am.
If you are interested as a either prime contractor or subcontractor, register in TriMet’s E-Bid System to view documents. Proposals are due by 2pm on Thursday, September 8, 2016.
Oregon Native American Chamber
4445 SW Barbur Blvd, STE. 102
Portland, OR 97239