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CISD Calls on Community to Help Procure Electric Buses
Posted on 08/11/2022
This is the image for the news article titled CISD Calls on Community to Help Procure Electric BusesCISD is in the process of procuring services by an outside entity to provide the Facilities & Transportation Department with two electric buses and the required infrastructure to include charging stations and electrical upgrades of the electric system at the facilities & transportation yard.

In an effort for collaboration and transparency, the District is calling on three community members who would be interested in serving on the evaluation committee to help District officials in the procurement process and select the most suitable vendor of services.

Members must be willing to commit to two days of service on Thursday, Aug. 18, at 10:30 a.m. at Central Office for approximately 4 hours, and Friday, Aug. 26, from 8:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.; agree to sign a conflict of interest questionnaire, a non-disclosure agreement; and remain under a cone of silence for the duration of the solicitation.

The cone of silence prohibits any communication regarding a particular request for qualifications or bid solicitation after they have been advertised to protect the professional integrity of the procurement process.

If you are interested in serving on this committee, contact the CISD Facilities & Transportation Department at 915-877-7746 or email Bruno Vasquez at [email protected].

Deadline to submit your name for consideration is Friday, Aug. 12.