FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Michelle Geller (760) 839-4587, mgeller@escondido.org

The City of Escondido has issued a revision to its request for proposals for an Economic Development Master Plan, originally released on September 1, 2011.  Details of the revision are as follows. 

In addition to the scope of work described in the original RFP (posted on the City's home page at www.escondido.org), consultants must demonstrate knowledge of the Federal Economic Development Administration’s (EDA) Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) requirements and processes.

Proposals should include a description of how the Economic Development Master Plan will fulfill EDA CEDS requirements as outlined in the U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration, Comprehensive Economic Development Strategies (CEDS) Summary of Requirements available online at http://www.eda.gov/PDF/CEDSFlyer081706.pdf