Request for Proposals

The NCRPC, on behalf of the following counties, is accepting proposals for planning services for developing or updating County Comprehensive Plans in Clay, Ellsworth, Lincoln and Ottawa Counties.

Ottawa County: Zoning regulations Update

Clay County: Comprehensive Plan Update

Ellsworth County and Lincoln County: Development of New County Comprehensive Plans

Interested parties can submit RFPs for one or all requests. If submitting for more than one County, please provide an explanation in your document of how you can accomplish all the necessary tasks by the project deadline of October 30, 2021.


Proposals are due by Friday, April 2, 2021 to:

Emily Benedick, Executive Director
North Central Regional Planning Commission
109 N Mill St, PO Box 565,
Beloit, KS 67420
(785) 738-2218 -or-

The North Central Regional Planning Commission and participating Counties reserve the right to reject any and all proposals. All costs including travel and expenses incurred in the preparation of this proposal shall be borne by the proposing firm. All work product, whether electronic or in hard copy, will remain the property of the Counties and will be provided to the Counties upon completion of the contract or upon request. The NCRPC does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, age, or marital status. The selected vendor must be able to demonstrate Equal Opportunity Employer compliance.


The comprehensive plan development or zoning plan updates are being overseen by the NCRPC. The NCRPC is under contract with the Flint Hills Regional Council to complete the proposed project, with financial support from the Office of Economic Adjustment, Department of Defense. The content reflects the views of the North Central Regional Planning Commission and does not necessarily reflect the views of the Office of Economic Adjustment or the U.S. Department of Defense.