Chicago State University
Request for Proposal: Campus Cable Television
Both vendors that bid on the project were found as non-responsive due to BEP Utilization. One vendor claimed to self satisfy the BEP goal. However, that vendor is not registered with the State of Illinois BEP Program. The other vendor did not fully complete the BEP Utilization paperwork to prove good faith effort.
Bid Opening Date has been changed to November 30, 2018 1500 CST.
Addendum 2 to answer vendor questions and reinforce that this RFP contains a BEP goal as detailed in Section 1.11. Failure to satisfy section 1.11 will result in the bid being deemed nonresponsive.
First published Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Sealed proposals will be accepted at the address below until 3:00 PM, Friday November 30, 2018:
Cook Administration Building, Room 208
9501 South King Drive
Chicago, IL 60628-1598
Chicago State University is requesting proposals to provide TV programming services for the University campus located in Chicago, IL. Services will need to be provided mainly in the on-campus residence halls.
This RFP contains a BEP goal as detailed in Section 1.11. Failure to satisfy section 1.11 will result in the bid being deemed nonresponsive.
For additional information, contact:
9501 S King Drive
State Purchasing Officer - Nicole Krneta Rogers
Submit 1 copies of the response as defined in the specifications. The University reserves the right to accept or reject any and all responses or parts thereof. Illinois Department of Human Rights
(IDHR) eligibility number is required on all proposals, if applicable. There is a BEP goal for this procurement. See solicitation documentation for details. The contract(s) for this solicitation could exceed $50,000 annually.
This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.