New Wastewater


The Mercer County Public Service District (PSD) is in the process of obtaining qualifications from consulting engineering firms interested in providing advice and services to upgrade the current Matoaka sewer system with an extension into Lashmeet and the Lake Bottom area. The project will include the development of a new wastewater treatment plant to serve this system. The consultant will work closely with the PSD, the Mercer County Commission, and Region I Planning & Development Council.

Professional services for the activity funded include; (1) Construction design in accordance with all State, Federal and Local regulations that pertain to the proposed project; (2) Preparation of bidding and contracting documents; (3) Participation in the evaluation of bids received; (4) Monitor and inspect construction activities on a periodic basis to insure compliance with plans and specifications; (5) Preparation and delivery of final “As Built” drawings and data in GIS format (shapefile, geodatabase, etc.) with data georeferenced to and assigned real-world coordinates and accompanied by comprehensive descriptive metadata.

Procurement of said services shall be in accordance with West Virginia Code Chapter 5G. Consultants interested in being considered for this project must submit a proposal detailing qualifications, technical expertise, management and staffing capabilities and related prior experience.

Please submit one (1) original, three (3) copies, and one (1) digital format submission of all requested information to:

Mercer County Public
Service District
RFQ – Matoaka Sewer System
3058 Giatto Road
Rock, WV 24747

Proposals will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. Friday, August 30, 2019. If you have any questions regarding the project please contact Jeff Johnson, Region I Planning & Development Council, at (304) 431-7225.

Attention is directed to the fact that the proposed project may be undertaken through funding sources including but not limited to the HUD/Community Development Block Grant, Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Grant Program, the Economic Development Administration (EDA), the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (WV DEP), the West Virginia Infrastructure and Jobs Development Council, and the State Revolving Loan Fund.

The PSD will afford full opportunity for minority business enterprises to submit a show of interest in response to this invitation and will not discriminate against any interested firm or individual on the grounds of race, creed, color, sex, age, handicap or national origin in the contract award.

The PSD reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all proposals.

Mike Kennett, Chairman
Mercer County Public
Service District

ID: 283246