The Grants and Loans Division of the Lassen County Health and Social Services Department announces its intent to contract for the administration of the federally funded Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) #14-CDBG-9891 Microenterprise Technical Assistance Program.

The purpose of the Request for Proposal is to solicit proposals from qualified firms specializing in providing technical assistance services to microenterprise businesses.

Proposal forms are available at the Department of Health and Social Services, 1445 Paul Bunyan Road, Susanville, CA  96130 or phone Program Manager, Jenna Aguilera at (530) 251-2683, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, to request forms by mail.

Sealed proposals must be submitted to the Lassen County Administrative Office, Lassen County RFP No. CDBG-16-1, attention Regina Schaap, 221 South Roop Street, Suite 4, Susanville, CA  96130, by mail or in person until 4:00 p.m. Thursday, February 25, 2016.  Lassen County reserves the right to reject any and all proposals and to waive informalities and minor irregularities in bids.

For the County of Lassen,

Melody Brawley