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Current Town Projects & Request for Proposals

Nature Trail Phase II: Trail Construction Services

Date Advertised - March 28, 2024
The Town of Sullivan's Island seeks a qualified sitework contractor to perform minor trail construction, path clearing and minor grading for Phase II of the Sullivan’s Island Nature Trail. The trail is intended to provide a public, non-motorized, pedestrian access between the National Park Service’s Fort Moultrie property and the Sullivan’s Island Lighthouse property (Map link). This project is partially funded through a 2023 South Carolina Parks, Recreation, Tourism (SCPRT) Grant, administered by way of their 2023 Recreational Trails Program.

Click here to review the Request for Proposal Packet (PDF)

Click here to review the Nature Trail Phase II Addendum #1 (PDF)

Click here to review the Nature Trail Phase II Addendum #2 (PDF)

Bids

Please see below for the bids received by the Town of Sullivan's Island.


Nature Trail Phase II: Boardwalk and Ramp Construction

Date Advertised - April 5, 2024
Bids accepted for boardwalk work involving approximately 1,000 square feet of new boardwalk conditions between Station 16 & Station 18 1/2. Bid documents will be made available online after 1:00 pm on April 10, 2024 via www.anedigital.com. Mandatory pre-bid conference begins at 9:00am on April 17, 2024 at Station 18 1/2 beach access on Sullivan's Island. Sealed bids will be received until and publicly opened at 1:00pm on April 26, 2024 at Town Hall located at 2056 Middle Street. Performance and payment bonding will be required for the awarded contracts. For questions please email Agency Project Coordinator Joe Henderson at jhenderson@sullivansisland.sc.gov.

Click here to view the bid management page at the A+E Digital website.

Interior Demolition for Old Town Hall Building

Date Advertised - February 29, 2024
The Town of Sullivan's Island seeks a qualified building contractor to perform interior demolition and cleaning of an approximately 5,550 square feet structure located at 1610 Middle Street, Sullivan's Island, SC. General scope of work includes the contractor furnishing all labor, equipment and supervision to remove and dispose of the building's interior components.

The Town of Sullivan’s Island project selection committee is pleased to announce that the contract to perform the interior demolition at 1610 Middle Street (Old Town Hall facility) has been awarded to IPW Construction Group, LLC.

Click here to review the Request for Proposal Packet (PDF)

Click here to review the Interior Demolition for Old Town Hall Building Addendum #1 (PDF)

Click here to review the Interior Demolition for Old Town Hall Building Addendum #2 (PDF)

Click here to review the notice of award to IPW Construction Group, LLC (PDF)

Click here to review the proposal from IPW Construction Group, LLC (PDF)

Historic District Design Guidelines Consultant

Date Advertised- November 7, 2023
The Town of Sullivan’s Island is soliciting proposals from qualified consulting firms specializing in historic preservation, historic preservation architecture or related field to assist in developing Historic District Design Guidelines for the Town’s local and National Register Historic Districts, historic resources included within the Historic Preservation Overlay District (HPOD) and new infill construction or additions within historic districts. These design guidelines are designed to protect properties that have been determined to be architecturally, archaeology, culturally or historically significant to the Town of Sullivan’s Island.

Click here to review the Request for Qualifications for the Historic District Guidelines Consultant (PDF)

Click here to review Historic District Design Guidelines Consultants Addendum #1 (PDF)

Notice of Award for Historic District Design Guidelines Consultants to Thomason and Associates (PDF)

Resilience and Sea Level Rise Adaptation Plan

Date Advertised- November 6, 2023
The Town of Sullivan’s Island is seeking proposals from qualified consultants to prepare a Resilience and Sea Level Rise Adaptation Plan that aligns with the goals and objectives of the Town’s Comprehensive Plan; regional and statewide planning efforts; the Town’s Stormwater Master Plan (currently underway) and ongoing federally funded grant projects to improve drainage. The Plan will produce clear strategies to identify, assess and plan for potential impacts of sea level rise and other environmental hazards, which will serve as a framework for guiding local investments in flood mitigation projects and policies.

Click here to review the Request for Qualifications for the Resilience and Sea Level Adaptation Plan (PDF)

Click here to review Resilience and Sea Level Rise Adaptation Plan Addendum #1 (PDF)

Notice of Award for Resilience and Sea Level Adaptation Plan to Weston & Sampson Engineers, Inc. (PDF)

Island-Wide Stormwater Master Plan and Infrastructure Improvement Strategy

The Town of Sullivan’s Island, South Carolina requests proposals from qualified consulting firms for a comprehensive island-wide stormwater master plan; formal report of the existing drainage system; and, a prioritized list of drainage infrastructure improvements. The scope of work below requires the consultant to provide all labor, materials, equipment, and supervision necessary to perform the services as detailed. The purpose of this Request for Qualifications (“RFQ”) is to solicit proposals from various consultants detailing their skills and experience, to solicit a detailed and extensive project evaluation based on criteria listed herein, and to select the candidate who can best meet the needs of the Town.

Questions regarding the proposal should be directed in writing to Joe Henderson at jhenderson@sullivansisland.sc.gov. For all firms to have the benefit of the Town’s information, no answers will be provided until the question submittal deadline of March 3, 2023. The full Proposal Process can be viewed by clicking the link below. View the full scope of the project here.

Island-Wide Stormwater Master Plan and Infrastructure Improvement Request for Qualifications (PDF)

Click here to review Island-Wide Stormwater Master Plan and Infrastructure Improvement Addendum #1 (PDF)

Notice of Intention to Award Contract for the Island-Wide Stormwater Master Plan and Infrastructure Improvement (PDF)

Pending and Potential Stormwater Improvement Project Map
Click on the image below for an interactive map of pending and potential stormwater improvement projects. For the non-interactive PDF version please click here.

Pending and Potential Stormwater Improvement Projects

Island-Wide Stormwater Drainage Improvement

The Town of Sullivan’s Island is issuing this Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for a qualified civil engineering firm to provide a full range of engineering services to improve the functionality and capacity of stormwater drainage in four separate service areas of the Island: Station 16, Station 25, Station 28.5 and Station 31 watersheds. The project’s proposed scope and construction activities generally consist of increasing conveyance for stormwater main lines, making ancillary improvements to lateral lines, and incorporating tidal backflow prevention and manufactured treatment devices (MTD) at each outfall. A more detailed project description is noted in the SCIIP Application awarded by the South Carolina Rural Infrastructure Authority (RIA) through the South Carolina Infrastructure Investment Program (SCIIP); Grant #A-23-C188 and RIA State Grant #S-23-C188.

Questions regarding the proposal should be directed in writing to Joe Henderson at jhenderson@sullivansisland.sc.gov. The full Proposal Process can be viewed by clicking the link below.

Island-Wide Stormwater Drainage Improvement Grant Application (PDF)

Click here to review the Island-Wide Stormwater Drainage Improvement Request for Qualifications (PDF)

Notice of Intent to Award Contract for Island-Wide Stormwater Drainage Improvement (PDF)

Master Plan for Stith Park

Council has recently tasked Thomas and Hutton with exploring additional recreation concepts for the Stith Park Master Plan which could further enhance the Park experience.  To gather additional information, the engineer has been asked to delay the presentation scheduled for April 16, 2024 to a later to be determined date. Appropriate notification will be provided for the rescheduled presentation date.

The Town of Sullivan’s Island invites responses from qualified, experienced professional design engineers/consultants to develop a universally accessible and ADA compliant playground design and Master Plan for Stith Park. Click here to view and print the Request For Proposal package or contact Pam Otto potto@sullivansisland.sc.gov to receive a copy.

Click here to review Master Plan for Stith Park Addendum #1 (PDF)
Click here to review Master Plan for Stith Park Addendum #2 (PDF)

Council has authorized staff to proceed with negotiating a contract that would engage Thomas and Hutton Engineering as the firm to design a master plan for Stith Park.  Details regarding public participation to follow in the first quarter of 2023.  Meanwhile, you may contact Andy Benke abenke@sullivansisland.sc.gov for further details.   

Master Plan for Stith Park Proposal Review Meeting Minutes (PDF)

Stith Park Master Plan Charrette 1- September 21, 2023

The Town of Sullivan’s Island invited residents, property owners, and business owners to attend a meeting on September 21, 2023 to provide input on the development of the Stith Park Master Plan. This was the first of several meetings to receive input that will enhance the property and recreation opportunities.  Constituent participation is an essential element in transforming Stith Park into an even more vibrant community gathering place. Click on the photo below for a pdf version. To view the full schematic package click here. 

Stith Park Master Plan Charrette 2- October 26

During the second meeting we continued to receive valuable input from local constituents about the overall design for Stith Park.

Click here to review the updated schematic package.
Click here to review notes and comments submitted by residents, property owners and business owners.

Historic Resources Survey

This Request for Proposals (RFP) invites responses from qualified, experienced professional historic preservation consultants to update the Town’s historic resources survey. The project is funded, in part, by a grant from the National Park Service, administered by the South Carolina Department of Archives and History (SCDAH). An update of the Town of Sullivan’s Island Historic Resources Survey is essential in maintaining the Town’s Historic Preservation Overlay District, which is designed to protect properties that have been deemed architecturally, archaeology, culturally or historically significant to the Island. The purpose of this project is to complete a comprehensive Town-wide survey of existing designated historic properties (within and outside of existing historic districts); review of all previous historic survey work; and evaluate existing non-designated properties for potential inclusion in the Historic Preservation Overlay District (HPOD). See enclosed Zoning Ordinance Article XI.

Click here to view and print the Request For Proposal package. Contact Pam Otto potto@sullivansisland.sc.gov for questions regarding this project. Questions must be submitted via email. The deadline for written questions is Thursday, September 22, 2022, 11:00 AM.

RFP Questions & Answers from interested firms: Survey of Historic Resources on Sullivan's Island (PDF)

Information Technology Services

The Town of Sullivan's Island is seeking proposals from qualified Information Technology Support service companies. Consultants will provide ongoing software, hardware, communications, cybersecurity and network support services. Additionally, we would require assistance in procuring new hardware and software as well as vendor management. Questions regarding the proposal should be directed in writing to Mary Poole at mpoole@sullivansisland.sc.gov.

Click here to view and print the Request for Proposal package or contact Mary Poole at mpoole@sullivansisland.sc.gov to receive a copy. 

Click here to view and print the Information Technology Services RFP Addendum #1

Thank you to all of the companies that submitted an RFP. The sealed proposal opening took place on Monday, May 8, 2023 at 2:00p.m.  Names and locations of the companies are available to view by clicking here. The Town will be reviewing the proposals in detail and notify the companies of our progress soon.