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Publications iconKansas Register

Volume 40 - Issue 19 - May 13, 2021

State of Kansas

Department of Administration
Office of Facilities and Property Management

Notice of Requested Architectural Services

Notice is hereby given of the commencement of the selection process for architectural programming services for the Kansas Commission on Veteran’s Affairs. On March 2, 2021, Kansas Governor Laura Kelly issued Executive Order 21-07 directing the Kansas Commission on Veteran’s Affairs to submit an application to the United States Department of Veteran’s Affairs, and to the State Veteran’s Home Construction Grant Program, for the construction of a new state veteran’s home in northeast Kansas. Services will include programming for a new approximately 72-bed Long-Term Care Facility. The site has not been selected and the firm will assist in evaluating potential sites of approximately 25 to 50 acres. The project may be completed in phases and will explore construction management at risk as an alternative delivery method. The selected consultants may be retained to provide full design and construction administrative services pending legislative directive. The project cost is estimated at $30,000,000.

For more information, contact David Smith at, phone 620-227-2121 ext. 27509.

To be considered, one (1) PDF file of the following should be provided: State of Kansas Professional Qualifications DCC Forms 051-054, inclusive, and information regarding similar projects. These forms may be found at State of Kansas Professional Qualifications DCC Form 050 for each firm and consultant should be provided at the end of each proposal. Please include your firm name, agency abbreviation, and an abbreviated project name in the title of the PDF document. Proposals should be less than 5 Mb and follow the current State Building Advisory Commission guidelines which can be found in Part B – Chapter 2 of the Building Design and Construction Manual at Paper copies and flash drives containing copies of the proposals are not required.

Proposals received after the date and time noted below will not be forwarded to the State Building Advisory Commission for review. If you have questions, please call 785-296-0749. Proposals shall be emailed to to the attention of Randy Riveland by 2:00 p.m. on or before May 28, 2021.

The State of Kansas, as a matter of public policy, encourages anyone doing business with the State of Kansas to take steps to discourage human trafficking. If prospective bidders/vendors/contractors have any policies or participate in any initiatives that discourage human trafficking, then the prospective bidder/vendor/contractor is encouraged to submit same as part of their bid response.

Frank Burnam, Director
Office of Facilities and Property Management

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